Conveyancing Assistant

Errington Legal Recruitment Ltd
£23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
14 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
'Errington Legal Recruitment are one of the best recruiters I have used. They are both friendly and professional. Hollie took the time to listen to my specific needs and understood my situation. She provided me with possibilities out there that I never thought to consider. I highly recommend her and Errington legal.' - Conveyancer Position: Conveyancing Assistant Area of Law: Residential Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 Benefits: Excellent Location: Chelmsford We are currently recruiting for an experienced conveyancing assistant to join a busy and successful conveyancing team in their Chelmsford office. Candidates with hands-on experience will be considered for this role, which offers excellent career development prospects in a short space of time. Main Responsibilities · Provide a quality, tailored and supportive legal service to a range of clients. · Assist clients with their specific needs in Residential Property · To work as part of a team and offer support on the full range of conveyancing tasks and duties. Duties may include: · Applying for and reporting on local searches, chancel, environmental, plans searches and drainage searches, index map searches and any other relevant searches. · Undertaking and confirming exchange of contracts and advising parties thereafter including standard application for redemption monies, applications for new mortgage monies, advising agents. · Preparing and approving transfers and attending to completion requisitions for and on behalf of fee earners. · Applying for and reporting on pre-completion searches. Chasing up and monitoring the release of funds and obtaining redemption figures. Confirming completion on behalf of Fee Earners. · Preparing and finalising Stamp Duty Land Tax Returns, land registration and dealing with discharge of registered charges. · Preparing completion statements and invoices and archiving of files. · Liaising with clients, agents and lenders and providing quotes to clients. · Managing a mixed caseload of client matters subject to appropriate supervision. The candidate The successful candidate will be an adaptable, capable candidate who has some conveyancing experience including those in a conveyancing administrative or secretarial role. A candidate who wishes to or is currently undertaking ILEX studies would be supported. The Errington Legal commitment to candidates: · As a result of our extensive contacts and relationships we can offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area · With our salary and market knowledge, we are in a good position to offer realistic advice on salary levels and also make sure that candidates receive a competitive deal. · We offer thorough feedback and support during and after the interview process. · We provide a fully confidential and honest relationship. No information on any individual is ever passed on to third parties without prior consent. Errington Legal are legal specialists for East Anglia based in East Anglia, for expert guidance on your career move talk to us. For further details please speak with Hollie Preston, Recruitment Consultant at Errington Legal. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE OFFER CANDIDATES A REFERRAL FEE FOR RECOMMENDING US TO ANY COLLEAGUES/ FRIENDS THAT ARE LOOKING FOR A NEW OPPORTUNITY -PLEASE SPEAK TO US FOR FURTHER DETAILS (conditions apply). This job was originally posted as