Legal Advisor

Location
England, Hampshire, Basingstoke
Salary
£28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted
05 Jun 2024
Closes
03 Jul 2024
Ref
JN -062024-6443580
Contact
Sarah Wilson
Job Title
Paralegal
PQE Level
NQ
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

This is a position for a Property Paralegal to join a large and growing organisation based in Basingstoke.

Client Details

This company based in Basingstoke offer a wide range of property services to their customers across the country. The business is going through a period of growth meaning it is an exciting time to join the organisation.

Description

The Property Paralegal position will involve the following tasks:

  • You'll work in the Development & Sales team to undertake conveyancing transactions.
  • Deal with a range of property transactions including; disposals of existing properties, Shared Ownership and Open Market new build properties.
  • Provide legal advice and support to various departments within the organisation.
  • Liaise with external legal counsel as required.
  • Participate in legal research and prepare legal documents.
  • Assist in the development of policies and procedures to ensure legal compliance.
  • Advocate for the organisation in legal proceedings.
  • Work closely with the legal team to manage legal risks.
  • Support the training of staff on legal matters.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of changes in business services law.

Profile

The successful candidate for the Property Paralegal will need to have the following skills and experience:

  • A relevant degree, eg law
  • Previous experience of working within a legal team
  • Experience of working in the property sector would be an advantage
  • The ability to work well in a team, as well as independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities
  • Be able to manage multiple deadlines and priorities

Job Offer

This is a fixed term contract for a period of 6 months to cover maternity leave.

Hybrid working is available- minimum 2 days in the office.

Parking is available on site.

Excellent company benefits including enhanced pension scheme, 25 days annual leave, life assurance, retail discounts etc.