Trainee Conveyancing Paralegal

Date Posted: 11/05/2022

Location: Aberdeen

Job Description

Position Type: Permanent / Full-time

Aberdein Considine are looking for a Trainee Conveyancing Paralegal to join their Main Office in Aberdeen. The role will involve providing additional support in preparing legal documentation and statements of accounting. The successful candidate 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. 

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

ABOUT YOU: 

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
  • Prioritising workload
  • Time management
Desirable
  • Previous experience in a law firm
  • Previous paralegal experience
KNOWLEDGE
Desirable
  • Residential conveyancing procedures

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