My award winning Law firm is looking to recruit a Residential Conveyancing Paralegal
They are based in central Norwich and are residential property law specialists who work on behalf of clients buying or selling property (houses, flats, or land) in England and Wales.
They deal with all legal matters, administration, finance and queries involved in a property transaction. Their performance is second to none and they consistently attract first class reviews from their clients.
The successful candidate will need a strong interest in property law, a keen eye for detail, and a love of technology.
Typical tasks include:
researching information and communicating with clients and others in person, on the phone, by letter or by email;
using a computerised case management system
taking instructions from clients;
seeking to protect clients' interests at all times, while taking precautions against potential fraud and money laundering;
obtaining or checking Land Registry documents or title deeds (if the land is unregistered);
drafting or checking sales contracts and agreeing terms with the conveyancer acting for the other party to the transaction;
collating and sending or checking supporting legal and financial documents;
dealing with all financial aspects of a transaction; Specific tasks for purchase transactions include carrying out and checking pre-contract searches by checking whether the property is affected by local authority proposals, leases, easements or covenants, mortgages, land tax, susceptibility to flooding or subsidence, or liability for unsound building structures and repairs;
receiving and checking mortgage instructions from lenders and undertaking specific tasks required;
preparing transfer and mortgage deeds The firm promises to take you through an induction course on your first day to familiarise yourself with the case management system and also general work processes. You will be allocated to a team and assigned a 'training buddy' who will be there and available to guide you through your 'on the job' training.
There is a set training programme and you will become part of this from your first day. Other 'in house' training will be provided during and at various stages of your employment.
Please forward your application to Alison Thorne at LEX Recruitment or please do make contact by phone or email with any enquiries.
LEX Recruitment is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. In accordance with The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses (Amendment) Regulations 2010, LEX Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for the supply of permanent staff.