Roles – Conveyancing Assistants / Legal Assistants / Paralegals – 6+ Months experience of Transactional Conveyancing
Salary - £18K - £22K PLUS EXCELLENT BONUS AND BENEFITS – (See below)
Location – Central Leeds
Hours – 35 hours - 9-5 – M-F - FLEXIBILITY
To assist Fee Earners dealing with enquiries from clients, estate agents, law firms, mortgage advisors and referrers and to also run your own mixed Caseload of Transactional Conveyancing files
Our Client & Their Culture:
Led by conveyancing specialists with vast range of experience and acknowledged as a major national conveyancing firm, their strength is providing an exceptional service to both individual clients and introducers of work. Their aim is to build on firm foundations focusing on Best Practice and high levels of Customer Service.
They have won a number of awards in recent years - Best Large UK Conveyancer (Bronze) – Sunday Times Estate Agency of the Year Awards; Yorkshire and North East Conveyancing Firm (Gold) - FS Conveyancing Awards; Overall UK Conveyancing Firm (Silver) – LFS Conveyancing Awards and Best Conveyancer (commended) - Money Facts Awards
They have built on the ethos of a personalised, customer centred approach delivered by a team of expert property professionals whose reputation is at the forefront of residential conveyancing in the region.
They are committed to expansion both by organic growth and by attracting outstanding individuals and teams specialising in residential property matters.
In addition to expertise, the qualities they look for in expanding their team are flexibility and approachability with a strong emphasis on customer care and teamwork.
They have been praised for the way they work with Estate Agents and other work introducers and are considered to be an excellent firm for conveyancers to bring their introducers to with the reassurance that they will receive a very high level of service for their clients."
They work in a busy, focussed, informal and friendly atmosphere where they share experience and are supportive and helpful to one another. They 100% commit to individual development and encourage career progression and they offer an excellent training facility and competitive salary.
IF YOU WANT TO BE PART OF THIS GROWTH AND SUCCESS……READ ON……
Dealing with Clients, Agents, Law Firms, etc in a professional manner either on the telephone or face to face
Updating referrer websites.
Acknowledging agents particulars, drafting contracts and dealing with enquiries raised by solicitors where able to, applying for searches, exchange letters and dealing with the completion matters on the day that completion takes place - (involving all correspondence, release of keys, updating clients and all parties on completion progress).
Well-presented and professional.
Positive outlook with a proactive focus on giving the best service to both clients & colleagues.
Reliable, understanding and patient.
Ability to communicate with all ages.
At least 6-9 months Sale & Purchase experience OR 12 – 18 months Remortgage experience to be cross trained.
Must be adept at MS Office 2007 or later, particularly E-mail, Internet, Word & Excel.
Must have at least 4 GCSE’s including English & preferably Maths.
We value and recognise that high calibre candidates and employees are vital to our business success. After all knowledgeable and happy employees equal happy clients. That’s why when you join you will immediately benefit from the full range of opportunities and perks available including:
33 day's holiday (inc BH)
Private Health Insurance
Flexible working hours
Regular salary reviews
Christmas Bonus equivalent to 1 week salary
Summer BBQ, Xmas Party
Free Parking for Fee Earners
Dress Down Day once a month with free breakfast sandwich
Travel Loans (Metro card)
Sell back 5 days holiday
This role would suit Graduates or others within the Legal profession already with at least 6 months Conveyancing experience.
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