Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Greater Manchester
£18000 - £20000 per annum
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Yoned Khan
Job Title
Legal IT
Contract Type
Full Time
REF: YK127

My client is an award winning, multi service law firm with offices in the South and North of England. Due to expansion they are now seeking a Legal Assistant to join their Residential Conveyancing team in Greater Manchester.

The successful candidate must have 6-12 months experience within a similar role. You will be required to assist a Senior Solicitor or Fee Earner with all elements of Conveyancing transactions. The individual will have a willingness to learn new skills, have a good telephone manner, have excellent attention to detail and will be conversant in Microsoft Office.

This is an amazing opportunity for the successful Legal Assistant to progress in the Residential Conveyancing sector with an award winning law firm.

Required Skills & Experience/ Responsibilities:

• You will have 6-12 months experience within a similar role
• Required to assist a Senior Solicitor or Fee Earner with all elements of Conveyancing transactions
• Effectively deal with clients and third parties over the telephone, in written correspondence and occasionally face to face, in order to provide advice and assistance
• Responsible for chasing various documentation, ID, mortgage offers and searches
• Keeping the case management system and any third party web sites up to date in real time
• Ensure our clients and introducers of business receive the best possible service at times
• Prepare required documentation as required with the conveyancing process
• Prepare the completion packs for the accounts department, to include completion statements and invoices
• Deal with post exchange matters as directed by your team manager
• You will be responsible for completions on the day of completion
• Carry out any other administrative duties required to assist your team and other teams should the need arise

Vacancy Information:

• Location: Greater Manchester
• Salary range (DOE): £18,000 - £20,000
• Job type: Permanent
• Working Hours: Monday–Friday (full-time)
• Company perks: 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, Flexible holiday scheme, Free parking or free transport from the tram station, Free conveyancing services, Dress down every Friday, Long service awards, Childcare vouchers, Own social committee who arrange regular nights
• Date: 09-08-2016
• Reference: YK127

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