Conveyancing Executive

£18000 - £27000

Job Description

The role:

We are looking for a Conveyancing Executive to join the vibrant Birmingham-based Social Housing Sales team, part of the firm’s Real Estate group.   

The role is to work with the team to provide a high quality legal service to Housing Association clients, dealing with a variety of sale transactions including shared ownership sales, 'Right To Buy', ‘Surrender’ and Plot Sales’ transactions.

This opportunity will be offered on a fixed-term basis of 12 months.

Your key duties will be:

  • checking help to buy documentation
  • job sharing and running your own plot sales caseload
  • working as part of a larger team and handling all aspects of the conveyancing sales process for the Housing Association clients
  • maintaining close contact throughout the process with clients
  • providing an excellent service to our in-house plot sales team and site agents

Key skills and experience you will have:

  • a minimum of 12 months’ practical experience of residential conveyancing work
  • previous responsibility for dealing with Plot Sales transactions
  • strong IT skills

Key competencies you will need:

  • a high degree of initiative and an ability to cope in a demanding environment
  • to be tidy, well organised and motivated
  • the ability to prioritise workload
  • good attention to detail and accuracy
  • to be able to self-manage and take ownership of problems
  • the ability to work well in a team and develop good working relationships with colleagues and others
  • good communication skills with the confidence to liaise openly and clearly with colleagues and clients
  • the ability to produce a high standard of work, sometimes under pressure, whilst maintaining accuracy and good attention to detail

About you – you will be:

  • highly enthusiastic, willing to go the extra mile and be happy to go beyond the job description
  • respectful towards others and have a positive, willing and ‘can do’ attitude
  • keen to learn, interested in driving your own career progression and be proactive in taking ownership
Additional information

Due to the nature of the work undertaken, confirmation of employment will be subject to a variety of checks which will be carried out once an offer of employment is accepted.