Conveyancer/Solicitor - 12 Month FTC
Highly respected regional law firm in Berkshire
Well established Plots and Residential Conveyancing team
About Our Client
Our client is a reputable and well respected regional law firm, a law firm named in both Legal 500 and Chambers guides. They have a solid and well established team of 11 in their residential conveyancing team.
Team consists of:
- 1 x Director of Plots and Residential Conveyancing
- 1 x Senior Conveyancer
- 1 x Associate - Solicitor
- 3 x Paralegals
- 2 x Secretaries
- 1 x Senior Property Support Assistant
- 2 x Property Support Assistant
You will be working on a range high quality conveyancing work for residential and new homes, to include sales, purchases, remortgages, lease extensions, and investment transactions. You will also manage your own case load and may also support more Junior members of the team at times.
The Successful Applicant
* Must hold a suitable relevant qualification (Licensed Conveyancer or Legal Executive) or have significant work based experience to demonstrate technical and academic competence.
* A dynamic but affable, tough but pleasant, presentable person who is a committed team player.
* Must be able to work to tight timetables and be used to pressure, for example end of half year and year deadlines for developers. Experience of handling significant volumes of transactions is essential.
* In excess of 3-5 years experience in residential and new homes work.
* Commitment to production of high quality accurate and complete documents and letters.
* Able to adhere to deadlines.
* First class communicator both written and verbal, and excellent client handling and service skills.
* Needs to be a team player keen to be part of the wider development team
* Must be willing to assist in building new business relationships and promote both the team's services and the firm's broader legal services to developers, agents and others.
What's on Offer
- Eligible to join support team bonus scheme
- 25 days holiday
- Pension scheme with a 3% employer contribution
- Life Assurance - 5 x final salary
- Interest free season ticket loan
- Cycle Scheme