In-House Property Solicitor- Head of Conveyancing

London – £60,000 - £80,000

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an In-house Property Solicitor to join the In-house team of a growing and successful Property business, based in London.

The role would be ideal for an In-house Property Solicitor with at least 3 years' experience working in Residential property team. The business is offering high quality work and the opportunity to work closely with a highly experienced team, in addition to a competitive salary and benefits package.

This successful Residential Conveyancer will work closely with the In-house legal team in supporting the business on all Legal matters relating to a residential property portfolio.

You should expect to be involved in an interesting mix of work and have regular contact with a variety of departments across the business including senior stakeholders.

You will be responsible for:
Auditing the current processes
Set out a clear roadmap

Working with external law firms and suppliers

Manage end to end conveyancing process

Create and maintain clear prioritisation of a high-volume workload, ensuring purchases and sales
are progressed in accordance with clients' requirements
Direct and focus external solicitors for timely and effective progression
Manage internal staff for timely and effective progression

Handle all complaints in a timely manner

Applications are invited from Residential Conveyancers with more than 3 years' experience working on a variety of residential property matters ideally In-house.

Candidates will ideally have experience managing landlord & tenant and property management work and will demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively and work under pressure.

This is an exceptional opportunity for an In-house Property Solicitor to work as part of a collaborative and highly experience In-house Legal team in a successful Property business.

Please send your CV for immediate consideration.

Please contact Lisa Spink, Managing Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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Lisa Spink

Managing Consultant
0203 846 3071

Lisa joined Douglas Scott in 2013, running our Locum desk for 2 years before going on to work as a Business Manager at one of the largest recruitment agencies in the UK. Here she focused on Legal & Compliance on a contract and interim basis. Lisa re-joined Douglas Scott in 2018 as a Managing Consultant to set up a Legal & Compliance desk within our In-house department, again with a contract and interim focus and predominantly within (but not limited to) the London market. Originally from Cornwall she now lives in the Manchester area with her husband and young son Harrison.

"Lisa's professionalism, global industry knowledge and contacts are exceptional. I would highly recommend Lisa for her passion in ensuring a candidate's skills and experiences matches the clients expectations and vice versa, fundamental in recruitment ! Above all, Lisa goes above and beyond, she is with you throughout the whole process, on hand to answer any questions, offering advice and support around a candidates or clients busy schedule, one feels like they are receiving a very bespoke friendly personal service!"

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Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Residential Conveyancing
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Reference: J5425

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