Conveyancer / Senior Conveyancer In House

Bury St. Edmunds Permanent
  • Are you a Conveyancer or Conveyancing Paralegal looking for a new role in-house
  • Do you have expertise in conveyancing, property and plot sales?

About Our Client

My client is one of the largest British based housebuilding companies

Job Description

  • Dealing with all aspects of the conveyancing sale process from start to finish from issuing the draft contract pack, dealing with enquiries, exchanging contracts, meeting deadlines, to completing the sale of new homes in accordance with internal policy and guidance and complying with SRA regulations.
  • Having a working knowledge of all relevant developments allocated to you.
  • Maintaining knowledge and understanding of current home ownership schemes eg Help to Buy, Homereach and current sales incentive schemes eg Mortgage Holiday, Deposit Top Up.
  • Disposing of leasehold and freehold affordable housing to include discount market value properties.
  • Purchaser due diligence and consideration of Anti-Money Laundering issues including source of funds.
  • Preparing and delivering notices to Landlord and/or Management Company on completion.
  • Generating correspondence and dealing with enquiries, attending to pre-exchange, pre-completion and post completion matters.
  • Achieving department set performance targets for the dispatch of the draft contract pack, exchanges and completions and assisting in the achievement of targets set by the Business Units including attendance at regular progression meetings in the regional offices (as and when required).
  • Producing and supplying information/documents/reports that is logical, accurate and in the correct format whilst maintaining the high standards of presentation required by the department.
  • Attending to all non-routine matters and queries which arise either before during or following the sale of individual plots or the development.
  • Liaising with internal departments to ensure any queries or issues are dealt with promptly and in an efficient manner.
  • Maintaining good file management in accordance with the organisations paperless procedures.
  • Be proactive in planning and organising your work, and in discussions with your Line Manager to eliminate any unnecessary activities/tasks.
  • A good team player who is approachable and respectful to fellow colleagues and be prepared to assist colleagues during busy times and holidays.
  • Support the Assistant Divisional Legal Manager with the training of members of the team
  • Develop your knowledge of the processes and technical skills required in the role.
  • Familiarise yourself with other BU related functions.
  • Attend relevant training courses.



The Successful Applicant

Previous experience in a plot sales environment OR residential conveyancing practice along with a detailed understanding of the residential property environment and having a minimum of three years relevant experience

Comprehensive knowledge of the conveyancing processes is essential

Experience in handling high volume work and the ability to remain calm and collected

Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel is important.

The ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels and to analyse complex legal issues quickly and decisively

What's on Offer

Hybrid Office / Home working

Competitive salary (dependent on experience - two roles available Senior Conveyancer and Conveyancer)

Permanent role

Contact
Nellie Russell
Quote job ref
JN-112020-1558466
Phone number
+44 207 269 2444

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Consultant name
Nellie Russell
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2444
Job reference
JN-112020-1558466