Residential Conveyancing Associate / Partner

Date Posted: 11/01/2019

Location: Stirling

Job Description

Position Type: Full time / Permanent

Aberdein Considine are looking for a talented lawyer to join our busy Stirling office. The successful individual must have excellent business development skills, coupled with good conveyancing knowledge and preferably estate agency experience. Ideally, the candidate will have local area knowledge and a solid network of clients too.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide advice to clients on offers received for their properties and take their instructions
  • To provide advice to clients in relation to what to offer for properties they wish to purchase and taking instruction
  • To guide clients through the sale and purchase process and make the process as straightforward as possible     
  • To examine title deeds and report back to clients/ lenders on any issues
  • To act on behalf of lenders in relation to standard securities
  • Drafting Legal Documents
  • Manage own workload and time management      
  • Oversee conveyancing Paralegals     
  • Mentoring Trainee Solicitors and junior members of staff

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS      

Essential

  • Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Bachelor of Laws – LL.B Scots Law

Desirable

  • Notary Public

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Essential

  • Minimum 5+ Years PQE
  • Ambition and drive to build on the success of the branch
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines and to prioritise workload
  • Ability to work on own initiative

KNOWLEDGE

Essential
  • Previous experience of residential conveyancing
  • Knowledge of the local area

APTITUDES

Essential
  • Ability to communicate with clients and offer advice
  • Ability to work with a team
  • Able to adapt to the business needs 


How Do I Apply?

Online: Application Form

Download: Application Form

E-mail: recruitment@acandco.com

Mail: Human Resources Department
Aberdein Considine
5 - 9 Bon-Accord Crescent
Aberdeen
AB11 6DN