Head of Residential Conveyancing

Head of Residential Conveyancing

Job Type : Permanent, Full Time

Salary : £55000 – £60000/annum + Excellent Benefits + Pension

Platform Resourcing are currently working in partnership with a Law Firm who are looking to growth the team. This modern law firm is looking for an experienced property Lawyer to head up their Conveyancing Team. This role will involve the running of a large team comprising of a client services team, conveyancing assistants and fee earners. The objective of the role is to progress the files to completion through a range of methods. Based in the Langstone area this role is accessible from both the Bristol and Cardiff area's.

Duties and Responsibilities

* Communicating with clients to receive instructions and give advice

* Researching details about the property being bought or sold, such as finding out who is the legal owner

* Drafting official documents, such as contracts which include details of the sale

* Checking contracts on behalf of your clients

* Working with estate agents and solicitors

* Keeping official records of payments and contracts

* Working with Land Registry documents and title deeds

* Carrying out checks prior to drafting contracts to see if there are any structural issues with the property

* Dealing with the transfer of mortgage deeds.

* Case load of residential property matters (sales and purchases)

* Dealing with any complex and high value matters

* To supervise junior members of the team with their files

* Experience in property law is essential (min 2 years) ideally running a busy residential conveyancing file load from start to finish

* Strong communication skills

* Excellent customer service

* Be able to prioritise your work load and able to work autonomously

Additional Information

* £50,000 – £60,000 p/a

* Company Pension Scheme

* Flexible Home working arrangements

* Excellent Holiday Scheme

Essential Skills

* You will ideally be a licensed Conveyancer, CILEx or Solicitor with experience in a Conveyancing environment

* Able to build relationships with clients and maintain existing relationships

* Clear and effective communicator

* Experience and exposure to your own files

* Able to work well within a team and with Conveyancing Assistants/ Legal Secretaries

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