Conveyancing Solicitor

Fresh Perspective Resourcing

A great opportunity for a Qualified Solicitor with a minimum of 3 years experience in property law to join our client, based in Altrincham

Our client is a legal firm with a difference, with a growing network of solicitors around the country, they are pulling their industry out of the dark ages by embracing technology, removing the old school tie approach, eliminating barriers and showing the industry a new way forward.
  
Their aim is to deliver the ultimate legal service for their clients, with their friendly, approachable, and dedicated team upholding their values of Friendly Service, Making a Difference and All About You, at all times.
  
A small firm with a big story, our client has ambitious and well-thought out growth plans with an incredibly strong leadership team that have a fresh and exciting outlook regarding the direction of their future. They believe in nurturing and developing legal talent, offering a springboard for
career progression and empowering all staff to have a voice!
  
Due to their successes and growth plans, they are looking for a Conveyancing Solicitor to join their team.
  
As the Conveyancing Solicitor your duties will include:
  
  • Be responsible for managing a mixed caseload throughout the Equity Release process
  • Working with the paralegal team in order to progress completions with clients and lenders
  • Confidently hold discussions with clients to discuss property information
  • Being able to work independently to package information for the Regional Solicitors
  • Complete tasks in a timely manner to fit in with deadlines
  • Working with the Legal Director to ensure compliance is being followed in accordance with SRA guidelines
  • Be involved in weekly management meetings with the Legal Director and Managing Director
  
To be a successful Conveyancing Solicitor, you will have the following skills and experience:
  
  
  • Qualified Solicitor, ideally with a minimum 3 years PQE
  • Experience in working in the property law / conveyancing sector
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to conduct face to face client appointments
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with a variety of people at all levels
  • High level of attention to detail, strong organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent computer skills, proficient in Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong customer service skills, combined with a confident, pro-active and ‘can do’ attitude
  • Good standard of numeracy and literacy –including Maths and English
  • Good problem-solving skills and ability to work with own initiative, with a diligent, methodical and analytical mindset
  • Experience with Case Management Systems and team lead/management is advantageous
  
  
The salary for the successful Conveyancing Solicitor is between £25,000 - £30,000 and they will be based from the office in Altrinc ham as well as some days from home. The company benefits include 20 days holiday (plus bank holidays), company pension scheme, supportive and friendly working environment and incredible progression opportunities