Conveyancer

Recruiter
My Future Recruitment Limited
Location
Cheltenham
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My Future Recruitment are delighted to be working with a wonderful legal company based in Cheltenham that require a qualified conveyancer to join their team. The role is full time, offering a salary of circa £30,000 per annum. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a lovely team of people who work hard within a fast moving but warm and friendly environment. Career progression is supported and encoraged. Please see the job specification below;

Job Description

  • Manage a caseload of freehold and leasehold conveyancing cases with particular emphasis on new build transactions. Knowledge of HelpToBuy and shared ownership processes, equity release/redemption, transfers and remortgages.

  • Deal with own freehold and leasehold files from instruction to completion, including title checking and signing off for exchange.

  • Prepare documents to be sent with the property report.

  • Obtain and check Land Registry documents or title deeds; prepare certificates of title.

  • Undertake pre-completion searches and interpret results, ensuring the customer’s interests are protected at all times.

  • Pro-actively deal with enquiries to ensure these are resolved as soon as possible.

  • Review freehold enquiries, answering those which we can, and sending the remainder to the client to be answered.

  • Forwarding replies to enquiries on to the buyer’s solicitors.

  • Liaise with other side solicitors for updates on their position, timings for exchange etc and reporting back to the client.

  • Inputting redemption figures and preparing the initial financial statement.

  • Interpreting information and informing customers about their mortgage offers.

  • Chasing lenders for completion funds/checking they have COT

  • Preparing the contract and transfer and sending the documents for signature.

  • Preparation of Completion Statements on both sale and purchase matters ensuring all files conclude with no shortfall and zero balance.

  • Liaising with clients to agree exchange and completion dates

  • Exchanging contracts on both sale and purchase once this has been authorised.

  • Preparing post-exchange letters.

  • Handle the completion of both sale and purchase transactions where required.

  • Ensure that any negative outstanding balances are pro-actively chased.

  • Ensure that all clients are billed appropriately.

My Future Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer. All applications will be assessed on the relevance of the position. Contact Steph for more information.