Paralegal

Date Posted: 08/01/2019

Location: Shawlands office, Glasgow

Job Description

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Drafting legal documentation and exhibiting same to the buyers/sellers solicitor
  • Meeting clients prior to legal settlement to sign the relevant deed(s)
  • Ensuring all funds are in place by the client and lender prior to purchasing for clients. Also to ensure that net proceeds and the final mortgage redemption is paid immediately after the clients’ sale
  • Registering dispositions and standard securities
  • Ensuring that clients’ expectations are met at all times and are updated at all times
  • Examination of title

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS
Essential
  • Some form of legal background at college or university level
Desirable
  • Registered paralegal qualification
  • English and Maths at higher level
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Essential
  • Experience in customer service
  • Experience in dealing with a reasonable level of workload and the ability to meet strict deadlines
  • Previous experience in a law firm
  • Previous paralegal experience
  • Prioritising workload
  • Time management
KNOWLEDGE
Essential
  • Residential conveyancing procedures
APTITUDES
Essential
  • Excellent level of communication skills
  • Ability to draft legal documentation
  • Ability to draft statements of accounting
  • Ability to work as an individual and as part of a team


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