Conveyancing Solicitor / Legal Executive
Modern, progressive law firm based in Lowestoft, Suffolk seek to welcome a Conveyancing Solicitor or Legal Executive on a part-time arrangement.
As a Residential Conveyancer, you will autonomously managing a diverse range of transactions, alongside the support of an experienced conveyancing secretary. You would be taking over the position from a retiring Solicitor meaning that you will benefit from pre-existing business relationships such as those with local estate agents.
This opportunity is with a firm who have a progressive, forward-thinking approach and will be able to help in your development as an experienced professional.
The salary for the role is negotiable and dependent on experience, plus benefits. Specific part time hours will also be tailored to the individual. We encourage you to apply and discuss your individual needs.
This position would be ideally suited to a Solicitor or Legal Executive with over 3 years’ post qualification experience in residential conveyancing, who is capable of autonomously handling a caseload with minimal supervision.
Please apply for this role online or contact Joel Isherwood at Venn Group via phone, email or LinkedIn for further information.
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates. All salaries and PQE ranges stated serve only as a guide and all applicants will be considered on their individual merits.
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