Senior Property Lawyer

Job Type
Legal & Conveyancing
GBP £40,000.00
Job ID

Job Description

Senior Property Lawyer – Manchester – Up to £40,000

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 also 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 £32,000 to £40,000 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 26 days
  • Company Pension
  • Group Life Assurance
  • Hybrid working – 3  days in the office

What you’ll be doing

  • 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
  • Carry out Post Completion work including preparing and sending applications to the Land Registry, Stamp Duty Land Tax submissions, file closures and checking account ledgers
  • Carry out Pre-completion, Land Registry and Conveyancing searches

What you will have

  • Ideally qualified with a Law Degree, LPC, qualified Licensed Conveyancer, Solicitor or Legal Executive (FCILEX)
  • Knowledge of Case Management Systems and Microsoft Office especially Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Experienced in managing a conveyancing caseload