Conveyancing Secretary - Lancashire - £20K

England, Lancashire, Leyland
£16000 - £20000 per annum
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Liam Hughes
Job Title
Legal Secretary
Practice Area
Private Client
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a highly accredited Law Firm who is based in Lancashire. The client is looking to recruit a Conveyancing Secretary.

The duties will include:-
¿ Reporting to the Head of department the role will include but not be exclusive to:
¿ Providing a high level of secretarial support to Solicitors and Fee earners
¿ Drafting contracts on sale transactions
¿ Diary Management
¿ Liaising with clients, Estate Agents and Solicitors
¿ Dealing with pre-contract enquiries raised by buyer¿s solicitors on sale transactions
¿ Co-ordinating exchange of contracts (once a file is signed off by the Fee Earner)
¿ Applying for searches on purchase transactions
¿ Reviewing and reporting on the search results on purchase transactions
¿ Reviewing and reporting on the mortgage offer on purchase transactions
¿ General administrative duties

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking firm with excellent benefits and career development. The ideal candidate will have experience of working in Conveyancing.

The salary will be £16 ¿ 20K dependent upon experience.

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