Residential Conveyancing Assistant

Wakefield – £18,000 - £19,000

An ambitious Conveyancing Assistant is wanted for a fantastic residential conveyancing based opportunity with an established, forward thinking specialist property law firm. Applications are invited from experienced Residential Conveyancing Paralegals or Legal Assistants at all levels, looking for an opportunity to utilise their technical skills and move their careers on in a busy but supportive working environment. Salary is upwards of £18,000 and negotiable, depending on experience and comes with excellent benefits.

An expanding, specialist property law firm my client has developed excellent relationships with a number of estate agents, financial advisors and other referral sources, delivering a high quality legal service to a nationwide client base

The successful Residential Conveyancing Paralegal, or experienced legal assistant, will join a busy, friendly team assisting on a full and varied caseload of freehold and leasehold sales and purchases from start to finish. Day to day duties will include assisting on sale contract issues, replies to enquiries, purchase contract approval and the raising and checking of enquiries and searches. Candidates will have the opportunity to develop alongside senior team members and act as a 2nd professional opinion. A major plus is that there is no requirement to go out and generate work - pipelines are full and fee earners are expected to fee earn and nothing else.

Applications are invited from experienced Residential Conveyancing Paralegals, or Legal Assistant, looking for a competitive salary and the opportunity to focus on developing their legal skills. The successful candidate will possess at least 12 months experience gained in a busy high street or regional conveyancing environment and possess the ability to assistant in sales and purchases from instruction to conclusion.

Apply now to this fantastic opportunity offering both challenge and reward.

Please contact Cameran Waite, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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Cameran Waite

Recruitment Consultant
0113 467 7571

Cameran joined Douglas Scott in June 2018, joining our specialist In-house legal recruitment team. Cameran moved onto the Yorkshire team and now recruits legal professionals into Private Practice roles. This varies from Partner to Paralegal, in all legal disciplines across Yorkshire and the North-East. Cameran graduated from the University of Chester with a degree in Law and Business, eager to apply his legal market knowledge to recruitment. He is also a self-confessed Netflix addict.   

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Residential Conveyancing
  • Type: Paralegal
  • Salary: £18,000 - £19,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Wakefield
  • Reference: CW54176/6

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