Property Lawyer

Job Type
Legal & Conveyancing
GBP £35,000.00
Job ID

Job Description

Property Lawyer – Manchester – Up to £35,000

This position is for an award-winning, people focused conveyancing specialist which offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and flexible working options. Not only that, they offer support, development and progression opportunities. 

If you are looking for more than ‘just a job’ and want to work in a friendly, supportive, and social working environment, this could be the one for you! 

What’s in it for you

  • Annual salary £28,000 to £35,000 DOE
  • Uncapped bonus
  • 5 day working week, working no more than 37.5 hours per week
  • Core hours are 9am – 5:30pm, however the office is open, 8am – 7pm Mon – Fri, 9:30am-4:30pm on Sat, and 10am-3:30pm on Sunday so will be working on a rota
  • 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Additional day accrued for every year of service, capping at 25 days
  • Company Pension
  • Group Life Assurance
  • Hybrid working - 3 days in the office

What you’ll be doing

  • As a Property Lawyer, you have a mixed caseload of Freeholds and Leaseholds
  • Managing on a day to day basis a caseload which includes all aspects of the conveyancing transaction from instruction to completion, registration and closure of the file
  • Drafting legal documents including Standard Precedent Letters, Contract Packs, Title Reports, Exchange and Completion letters, general correspondence, and Land Registry and HMRC forms
  • Applying for searches to include Land Registry and Pre-Completion
  • Complete SDLT forms

What you will have

  • Previous experience in managing a conveyancing caseload
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of Residential Conveyancing
  • Knowledge of Case Management Systems and Microsoft Office especially Word, Excel, and Outlook