Paralegal - Property Plot Sales

Recruiter
Plus One Personnel
Location
Leamington Spa
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
12 Oct 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Title: Paralegal - Property (Plot Sales)

Location: Leamington Spa

Hours: Full time

Salary: Competitive

Our client is a well-established and respected Legal Firm in the local area looking to recruit a Paralegal in to their Development team, undertaking new build plot sales work. It is essential that the successful candidate has previous Paralegal experience, and can handle their own caseload. You will be confident, hardworking and a highly-communicative individual who is target driven and can work proactively in a corporate environment.

Main responsibilities:

  • Assist with the drafting of legal documents and with the preparation of documentation to clients
  • Reviewing and drafting policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all tasks carried out comply with the companies policies, procedures and SRA standards
  • Liaising with clients and organisations either face to face, on the phone or via e-mail
  • Maintaining the integrity of data in key platforms such as Lawsoft, Visualfiles, Worksite and InterAction
  • Undertake file opening and closing processes as required in support of matter progression
  • Prepare high quality documentation such as covering letters, presentations, spreadsheets and reports
  • Undertake legal research both when requested and on one's own initiative
  • Manage your own case load from inception through to completion

Key Skills & Experience:

  • Qualified by experience ideally in Plot Sales, however Residential Conveyancing will be considered
  • A sound understanding of the conveyancing process is essential
  • Previous experience as a Paralegal with Fee earning responsibilities
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • The ability to prioritise and handle a heavy work load in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent IT skills and previous experience using CMS

If you are interested in the above role then please apply with your CV or phone Melissa Podlaski on for a private and confidential discussion.