Solicitor

Date Posted: 10/07/2024

Location: Perth

Job Description

Position Type: Full time / Permanent

Aberdein Considine are looking for a Residential Conveyancing Solicitor to join our team in Perth. The successful candidate will act for clients in the legal aspects of sale and purchase transactions, remortgages and transfers of title. They will also support the Partner and team in the provision of legal services by providing expert legal advice and assistance to clients within the department. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Communicating with clients and taking their instructions
  • To manage an agreed caseload of clients, providing appropriate legal advice and assistance.
  • To process cases on a timely and cost effective basis
  • Liaising with third parties such as other solicitors and banks
  • Drafting legal documentation
  • Undertaking the conveyancing for sale and purchase transactions
  • To develop and maintain client relationships and enhance the firm's client base by effective liaison with existing clients, agents and introducers
  • To maximize the firm's potential to cross - sell services by identifying appropriate opportunities
  • To use the correct procedures and systems in order to manage cases effectively and in accordance with the firm's standards and legal requirements

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS
Essential 
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
  • Diploma in Professional Legal Practice
Desirable
  • Working knowledge of case management systems
  • Computer and software literate with good keyboard skills
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Essential

  • Minimum of 2-4 years post qualified experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to manage a high volume work load
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisational skills
  • A good legal knowledge and the ability to apply it as appropriate
  • Experience in holding client meetings
  • Experience in property, conveyancing and private client work
  • Willing to offer help to all colleagues to ensure the firm’s success
KNOWLEDGE
Essential
  • Property and Conveyancing knowledge


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