Conveyancing Paralegals

Date Posted: 22/06/2022

Location: Aberdeen

Job Description

Position Type: Permanent / Full-time

Are you an experienced Conveyancing Paralegal looking for a new challenge? If so, Aberdein Considine are looking for experienced Conveyancing Paralegals to join their Aberdeen office. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

The role will involve covering all conveyancing formalities in regard to sale, purchase and private remortgage transactions. The successful candidates will be required to work as part of a team and also ensure compliance with the Firm Compliance Procedures and the Law Society of Scotland. Other key responsibilities include: 

  • Communicating with banks, companies and other persons in relation to the conveyancing transaction
  • Taking instructions from clients
  • Protecting clients’ interest at all times, while taking precautions against potential fraud and money laundering
  • Drafting, collating and sending supporting legal and financial documents
  • Dealing with financial aspects of a transaction
  • Receiving and checking mortgage instructions from lenders and undertaking specific tasks
  • Dealing with conveyancing transaction from inception to completion
  • Registration timeously of deeds
  • Completing compliance requests and exercises in relation to transactions
  • Anticipated case load minimum of 30 transactions per month

Requirements

ABOUT YOU:
We are looking for a self-motivated individual who possess excellent interpersonal skills and has the ability to work under pressure within a fast paced environment. Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of the Scottish conveyancing process and have experience in dealing with 20+ conveyances a month. Having the ability to prioritise workload and to meet strict deadlines would be an essential requirement. A registered paralegal qualification would be desirable. 
ABOUT US:
Aberdein Considine is an award-winning law firm and this is a great opportunity to work in an innovative, challenging and rewarding work environment. We offer flexible and blended working in a progressive and supportive environment. In return for your hard work, you will be paid a competitive salary, receive an excellent benefits package and be part of a generous incentive and bonus scheme.


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