Conveyancing Senior Solicitor / Associate

Date Posted: 07/06/2021

Location: Aberdeen

Job Description

Position Type: Full-time / Permanent

Aberdein Considine are looking for a talented lawyer to join our busy Aberdeen Residential Property team. 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 instructions
  • 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.
  • Drafting legal documents
  • To act on behalf of lenders in relation to standard securities
  • Manage own workload and time management
  • Mentoring Trainee Solicitors and junior members of staff

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential
  • Bachelor of Laws – LL.B Scots Law
  • Diploma in Legal Practice
Desirable
  • Notary Public
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Essential
  • Minimum 3+ 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