• Location: Taunton
  • Reference Number: LSW5315

Legal Southwest

Our Client are proud of being a professional yet welcoming, collegiate firm, where they want their people to enjoy working together to achieve great results. Working for an ambitious, profitable and forward-thinking firm, you can expect to be provided with excellent training and development, in order to further your career in a stimulating and supportive environment.

The Role

We are currently seeking to recruit a motivated and enthusiastic Conveyancing Assistant on behalfof our client to join their Taunton office on a full time and permanent basis. As a Conveyancing Assistant you will provide essential support to our fee earners and deal with the daily administration within the Residential Property department. You will be managing files in conjunction with our fee earners, including regular contact with Estate Agents, Solicitors, Brokers, and Clients, dealing with correspondence, enquiries, exchanging contracts and completing transactions. This busy and varied role requires strong organisation and communication skills, along with a flexible approach in order to balance day to day priorities.

About you

With some prior experience of working in a busy office environment, you will be able to work well under pressure, meeting tight deadlines and maintaining accuracy in your work. With extensive client contact in this role, it is essential that you naturally understand and relate to clients’ needs whilst delivering an outstanding service. You might have gained some previous conveyancing experience or perhaps have previously worked in a professional services environment, and possess a keen willingness to learn new skills. With good IT skills, you will be a strong and effective communicator (both verbally and in your written work), and have a positive and proactive attitude to teamwork.

Whilst primarily, the role will be based at our Taunton office, it will be possible to offer a blend of home and office based working in the future. It is therefore important that you are, or will be, living within a commutable distance of the office, in order to meet the needs of the team you are joining.

As well as a competitive salary, you’ll also enjoy our range of flexible benefits, which include:

  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • 23 days annual leave, all bank holidays plus your birthday off and an extra day at Christmas. Your holiday entitlement increases with length of service.
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Employee Assistant Programme
  • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity Pay
  • Free Legal Services to Staff: Including wills and conveyancing
  • Medicash: Health care cash plan for employees
  • Free gym in our Exeter office
  • Car sharing
  • Travel Loans (applicable after successful completion of the probationary period)

Please get in touch if you would like more information about this role or send your CV via the form below in complete confidence and we will get back to you.

Legal Southwest will never, without exception, send out your CV without your prior knowledge or consent so please be assured that we treat every application with the utmost confidentiality.

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