Dean Wilson Careers

Paralegal or Assistant Solicitor – Property (Residential and Commercial Conveyancing)

25th July 2019

A fantastic new role has arisen for a Paralegal or newly qualified Solicitor to join the Property Department, specialising in Residential and Commercial Conveyancing.  You will be joining a busy and growing team.  You will have good communication skills and be able to demonstrate commitment and drive whilst delivering high quality service at all times.

In return we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme along with other incentives.

Key Duties:

  • Working on files as delegated by the Head of Department.
  • Preparation, completion and maintenance of documents and systems in accordance with the firm’s procedures.
  • Carrying out email and telephone contact with clients on routine matters and information exchange.
  • Dealing with new client enquiries.
  • Preparing and submitting SDLT Returns and HM Land Registry applications.
  • Reviewing title and property documents and preparing title reports and lease summaries.
  • Research.
  • Dealing with any administrative or accounts queries.
  • File Closing.
  • Any other duties as required.

 Person Specific:

  • Ability to take responsibility and use initiative to fulfil role.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both written and oral).
  • Good time management and organisational skills.
  • Excellent team player and willingness to provide support and assistance to other team members as and when required.
  • Highly organised, careful, conscientious approach.
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team.
  • Able to manage competing priorities in order to complete tasks and meet deadlines.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Previous experience of working on Residential and Commercial property matters is essential.
  • Previous experience acting for Property Investors and Developers is preferred but not essential, as training will be provided.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Excellent written communication skills.

This is a full time role working Monday – Friday from 9am to 5pm.  In return we offer a competitive package.

Please apply with full CV to Amna Shabbir, HR Assistant – recruit@deanwilson.co.uk