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Senior Property Lawyer

Location: Derby, Derbyshire, England
Type: Permanent
Salary: GBP35000 - 35000 per Annum
Benefits: None
Job Ref: BRPRO0000724
Posted: 01/08/2023Apply Now

Job Description

We have an excellent new opportunity for an experienced Conveyancer to join one of our highly reputable clients as a Senior Property Lawyer. 

We are proud to be working with an award winning company with excellent opportunities for growth and development!

Based in Derby, Full time, Permanent position paying up to £35K DOE + Non-contractual bonus, 25days' holiday plus Bank Holidays.
Employee Assistant Programme, Access to on demand CPD, Death in Service, Annual Summer and Christmas parties, Award Events and more.

Office hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday with a 1 hour lunchbreak.

As a Senior Property Lawyer, you will be responsible for managing your own caseload of sale and purchase matters which will include: Leasehold, New Build and Shared Ownership Properties.

With the support of your assistant, you will manage your caseload both individually and as a department, ensuring that the team complete their work in a timely manner and without compromising on quality. Working to deadlines and KPI's, you will ensure that targets are consistently met. 

You will be responsible for organising performance reviews, team meetings and 121’s along with training sessions, in order to further develop the team.

Reporting to the senior management and stakeholders will also be expected, as well as discussion on department and individual performances.



As a Senior Property Lawyer, you will have a minimum of 2 years' experience working in a senor role as a successful conveyancing fee earner.

Your expertise will include dealing with household, leasehold, new build and shared occupancy housing

You will also need experience of acting on behalf of small developers, new build contracts, Transfers of Part and Deeds of Easements.

Strong keyboard skills will also be essential, with the ability to use Case management systems, the Land registry portal, online SLDT etc.  You must be able to demonstrate your technical ability in conveyancing transactions. 

Comprehensive knowledge of anti-money laundering, CQS requirements and over all SRA compliance will also be essential for this role. 


The offices create a very confident and high quality working environment and have been designed to be high quality and pleasant to work in. 

Sound like the best next step in your career? Apply now via this job board or send your CV to leighw@elite-recruitmentsolutions.co.uk

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