Commercial property paralegal/legal assistant required to join a Top Regional Firm to work in central Norwich. Residential Conveyancing experience/ background will be considered. 10 minutes from the train centre.
My client is a well established traditional law firm offering a full range of legal and financial services to their commercial and private clients. They have several offices across the County of Norfolk.
They are now recruiting for a Commercial Property Conveyancing Assistant to support the Property Team and assist in all transactions to exchange of contract and completion. You will also be dealing with post contract and completion enquiries.
You will be working 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday with an hour for lunch which is unpaid and have a holiday entitlement of 25 days per annum
An understanding of the commercial property process is essential.
Previous experience of working in a similar role is essential.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbal and written.
A positive and helpful attitude.
Use initiative within limits of knowledge and authority.
A flexible approach to work and willingness to help others
Ability to take responsibility for own work
Be courteous and professional in all work matters, acting with integrity and recognise the need for complete confidentiality.
Remains calm under pressure.
A positive and enthusiastic approach to IT systems and as a minimum has a good working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and Word.
Experience of using the Proclaim Case Management system would be beneficial, but training will be provided.
Dress appropriately for work in a professional service environment giving the right image to clients, professional intermediaries and third parties.
Full clean driving licence would be beneficial.
Assisting in all transactions from the initial client instructions to exchange of contract and completion. Dealing with post contract and completion enquires.
Client service is about how you develop and sustain strong client relationships with internal and/or external clients, and oral and written communications with colleagues, clients and other third parties.
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