Solicitor/ Legal Executive/Licensed Conveyancer - Residential Property

Nicholas Howard Ltd
30 Sep 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are recruiting for a senior level conveyancing specialist to lead and manage the team in a dynamic and fast-moving law firm based in Chichester and with other offices. The Role Ideally for this position we would be looking for someone who has a breadth of residential and conveyancing experience, a strong interest within this area and experience of managing a team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work within this highly regarded and professional team. Duties include: To deal with caseloads of sale/purchase/remortgage of both freehold and leasehold properties with minimal supervision. To ensure all client work is progressed expeditiously and that the client is kept fully informed on progress and on costs. To achieve agreed financial targets, both in respect of fees and the recording of chargeable and non chargeable time. Responding to clients in a timely manner. Maintaining good communication with other members of the Firm. To undertake any specified responsibility as delegated by the manager To use case management systems effectively. Candidates will ideally have; Strong experience working within Residential Property and managing a team. Experience in managing own caseload of freehold, leasehold, registered and unregistered titles Relevant knowledge and experience of preparing evidence of title for first registrations Experience of lodging forms with HM Land Registry (including, but not limited to, transfers of title, charges and restrictive covenants) Confident user of a Case Management System Strong organisational skills and attention to detail Able to work under pressure and to tight and conflicting deadlines Able and willing to take responsibility for and conclude actions The integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality Committed team player Excellent interpersonal skills and communication The ability to be adaptable and flexible Excellent IT skills in Word and other Microsoft products such as Outlook A highly competitive salary and befits package will be offered together with excellent prospects for long term progression. All applications will be reviewed within 2 working days and short-listed candidates contacted within that time-frame. This job was originally posted as