Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£18000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits: Legal 500 Firm
Posted
31 Jul 2019
Closes
28 Aug 2019
Ref
477530-1-SJ-31
Contact
Sacha Jonas
Sector/Practice Area
Real Estate, Residential Property
Contract/hours
Permanent
My client is a full-service law firm with offices in the South Yorkshire and Derbyshire areas. Whether starting or growing your career, the firm can offer a performance-driven culture filled with talented and innovative teams and colleagues.

The firm's Residential Conveyancing Department is looking for a legal assistant to join its busy office in Sheffield city centre.

Candidates must have excellent communication and IT skills with the ability to prepare completion statements and accounts.

Daily responsibilities will include answering calls from clients and dealing with their enquiries both face to face and over the telephone and also dealing with exchanges and completions. 

This residential conveyancing legal assistant role requires previous assistant or paralegal experience that has ideally been gained within a busy property environment. Candidates must also have experience in residential property law.

It is further essential that you have the ability to work accurately and timely in order to progress matters efficiently and contemporaneously, assist and undertake various delegated tasks from your fee earners and work predominantly and efficiently within a document management system.

The ideal candidate for this role will have experience of working in a solicitors practice in a similar role as well as a fast and accurate typing with a minimum speed of 40 wpm. It is also desirable to the firm that the candidate has knowledge of the Aim Evolution accounting package and OMS document management. 

For a confidential discussion about this residential conveyancing legal assistant role in Sheffield, please call or email Sacha Jonas. 0113 254 9296.