Legal Assistant (Commercial Property)

Recruiter
Lucy Walker Recruitment
Location
Leeds
Posted
16 Feb 2019
Closes
03 Mar 2019
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Legal Assistant (Commercial Property)

920264

£16,000 - £19,000

Benefits –

* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

* Birthday day off

* Life assurance X2

* Pension scheme up to 5%

* Canteen with PS4 & table football

Are you looking for a fast-paced role in a dynamic and growing company based in Leeds City Centre? Do you have a 2:1 Law Degree and a sound understanding of the conveyancing process? We are currently recruiting for a Commercial Property Legal Assistant to join one of the UK’s largest and most successful providers of conveyancing services, in a busy and dynamic role.

Your key duties will include:

* Liaising with lenders, borrowers, mortgages, purchasers, sellers, Landlords and Tenants

* File opening and issuing initial letters

* Requesting building regulations from Local Authorities

* Completing Companies House applications and registrations

* Chasing documentation from banks/borrowers/mortgages

* Inputting data into documents

* General administration – filing, scanning and printing

* Completing and interpreting legal research

* Drafting and checking legal documents

* Updating client portals

* Arranging appointments for lawyers

The following skills and experience are also required:

* Good understanding of commercial and residential conveyancing processes

* Minimum 2:1 Degree in Law

* Excellent attention to detail

* Excellent communication and customer service skills

* Team player and ability to work on own initiative

* Excellent data input skills

* Knowledge of TM Search and Land Registry Direct would be preferable although full training can be provided

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly successful organisation, in a challenging yet rewarding role. If you have the necessary skills and experience, please get in touch immediately!

*Due to the amount of response we receive, unfortunately we are not able to give feedback to individuals, if you have not heard back within 7 days please assume that you have not been successful for the role you have applied for

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