Conveyancing Assistant

Job Type
Legal & Conveyancing
GBP £26,500.00
Job ID

Job Description

Conveyancing Assistant – Silsden - Up to £26,500 depending on experience

This is a superb opportunity for someone who has experience as a legal assistant to get into an inclusive environment where you will be encouraged to develop and progress.

This is a great firm who have a strong and long standing reputation in seven different locations across North and West Yorkshire, who are looking for someone who can assist with the development and growth of the residential property team.

The firm value their people and ensure a fair reward through competitive salaries and other perks and benefits.

What's in it for you

  • Annual salary up to £26,500 depending on experience
  • A bursting benefits package, ask for more details
  • 23 days annual leave, which rises with length of service, plus bank holidays
  • Extra time off at Christmas
  • NHS Top up healthcare plan
  • Staff socials
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Enrolment onto pension plan with 3% employer contribution
  • Discounted membership to Skipton Tennis Club
  • Discounted legal services

What you will be doing

  • Prepare, organise and archive legal files and all supporting documentation
  • Manage the diary of the Fee Earner including booking client appointments and other meetings as required
  • Prepare client correspondence using audio typing, word processing or digital dictation
  • Handle client and 3rd party telephone calls, enquiries and requests, ensuring that all are dealt with efficiently
  • Order property searches and carrying out of necessary client ID checks
  • Prepare and oversee exchanges and completions, under the supervision and instruction of the Fee Earner
  • Land Registry management – register completed properties and follow up as necessary
  • Prepare client bills and manage account ledgers

What you will have

  • Experience working as a legal assistant, ideally within conveyancing
  • An organised approach to work with the ability to prioritise workload
  • The ability to use a computer and various different software including outlook and word

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