Residential Property Paralegal

  • Job Reference: 67501
  • Date Posted: 27 August 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £15,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Residential Property, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client delivers a first class service that places the client at the heart of everything we do. We are always looking for exceptional people to join our team and help to grow our Conveyancing Department further in size and strength.

We are looking for graduates from university and the LPC with at least 6 months experience in residential property to join the team and be based in the Chorlton office. The candidate will assist a Conveyancing Lawyer helping with a caseload from instruction through to completion. This will include sales, purchases, transfers and re-mortgages. Comprehensive training is given by our experienced Lawyers so the candidate is able to help with the case work mentioned above. Once the candidate has received a high level of training and has also gained sufficient experience, we will expect the individual to deal with a high volume of matters with minimal supervision.

We provide ourselves on the quality of service we provide our clients and therefore merely completing the work is not enough. We will expect the candidate to maintain excellent standards of work, achieve set targets and adhere to client service level agreements. Experience in using a case management system is desirable however training to utilise this tool will be given.

This vacancy requires an individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and to work as part of a close knit team. A demonstrable enthusiasm and drive for property law is a must, as well as the ability to build relationships with clients. The successful applicant will join a team of committed and experienced lawyers working in a friendly and professional environment.

You will report to the Conveyancing Department Team Leader who will review your performance each month on a one-to-one basis. This provides a real opportunity to monitor and enhance your personal development and also to organise your case load. For the right individual, this is also an opportunity to ask for more responsibility taking on more challenging roles in order for you to maximise your potential and to also gain some vital experience.

A competitive salary and excellent benefits package will be provided to candidates of the right calibre.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.