Conveyancing Solicitor

Job ID: JR651293021

Salary: £25000-£40000 per year

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Job Description:

We are working with a highly established law firm based in Stockton on Tees who require a qualified solicitor or member of CILEX to join their busy conveyancing department.

The role will involve handing purchases, sales, re-mortgages, transfers of equity and leasehold transactions. Commercial experience would also be helpful as the role will involve some commercial work such as leases.

The candidate will ideally have 3 years’ experience of fee earning. Attractive salary and bonus scheme are available for the right candidate.

Key Duties:

  • Liaising with vendors, purchasers, solicitors, financial advisors and estate agents.
  • Managing a varied caseload including, sales & purchase, Transfer of equity, right to buy, shared ownership schemes and lease extensions.
  • Generating a fee income in line with agreed targets.
  • Hold and develop new relationships with introducers
  • Management of a case from fruition to post completion


The successful Conveyancer/Solicitor will possess:

  • A minimum of 1 years’ experience of managing Residential Conveyancing case load
  • A relevant qualification (i.e. solicitor, CILEx, CLC) or have the experience of managing your own varied caseload
  • Be IT literate with experience of using a case management system.
  • Possess a high level of technical ability, with proven experience completing Title checks alongside raising/answering enquiries
  • Be commercially astute, understanding the importance of business targets
  • Forward thinking, entrepreneurial and dynamic, able to work as a team.
  • Have experience of dealing with corporate estate agents and other referrers

Be an excellent communicator and possess exceptional customer service skills


  • Competitive salary
  • Birthday day off
  • Death in service equivalent to twice annual salary
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme
  • Hybrid working


Please be assured all conversation are conducted within the strictest confidence.

Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 10 days please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

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