Conveyancer / Residential Property Paralegal

  • Location

    Guildford, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

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  • Contact:

    Leila Hudson

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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I am working with a top tier international law firm who seeks a very experienced residential conveyancer to join their Guildford office.

You will be working as part of a small team to undertake due diligence in relation to the acquisition of multiple leasehold and freehold properties.

Tasks will include:

* Investigating title, reviewing searches and property information, raising

enquiries and preparing and issuing reports on title.

* Drafting, engrossing and completing leases in a standard form

* Taking instructions from and reporting directly to clients

* Dealing with a variety of counterparties including Local Authorities.

* Responsibility for a significant case load whereby the candidate is the

first point of contact for clients and counterparties

* Undertaking general conveyancing matters and being familiar with the

conveyancing stages and processes

* Drafting completion and financial statements

* Preparing and submitting Stamp Duty Land Tax forms on line

* Preparing and submitting Land Registry applications online

* Closing files and account balances

Person Specification

To be considered you must have the following experience:

  • At least two year's experience gained in residential real estate / conveyancing
  • Experience of running your own cases from inception to completion and working autonomously.
  • Demonstrate excellent time management skills
  • Be organised and capable of running a significant number of files and work matters simultaneously
  • Be confident in both verbal and written communication with a diverse range of clients
  • Have a flexible approach and willing to go the extra mile

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