Head of Conveyancing - Legal 500 firm

Edenbridge – £60,000 - £70,000

Solicitor - Head of Conveyancing

Based in their stylish Edenbridge office.

Competitve salary (up to £70,000)

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Solicitor to join a reputable, top tier, law firm with great prospects for directorship for the right applicant. An experienced solicitor is required to head up a busy residential property department acting for a variety of top tier client.

With an emphasis on retirement apartments and so a good degree of leasehold experience and private client knowledge, you will be in charge of a department which includes a trainee solicitor and paralegals. This role does not require any marketing, the clinet employs a business development manager to link with development sales site managers.

You will be supported on a variety of residential property transactions including sales and purchases with experience in help to buy and newbuild properties a must have. As the appointed head of newbuild residential conveyancing you will be responsible for handling your own caseload of files as well as ensuring that you provide a high level of service to a very high net worth client base. It is expected that the appointed Solicitor will play an important role in the financial success of the department.

Applications are sought from qualified Solicitors with at least 8 years' PQE (guide to experience) and applicants should be enthusiastic about developing their career in this area and experience in plot purchases. You must be confident in your ability to work independently and meet strict deadlines. The successful candidate will be paid a market rate salary, with a generous, realistically achievable bonus scheme.

If this seems like the next step in your career or if the role seems interesting and you want to learn more then please do not hesitate to apply.

Please contact Connor Franks, Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Residential Conveyancing
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Edenbridge
  • Reference: J51342

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