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Plot Conveyancing Paralegal

Plot Conveyancing Paralegal

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Location:
Birmingham
Salary:
£25,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
GH/55694

Description

Plot Sales Paralegal, Central Birmingham.

An award winning and high profile international Legal 500 law firm is looking to recruit a paralegal to join the residential development team in Central Birmingham.

This high profile team works alongside top 10 residential property developers including The Miller Group, Persimmon, Taylor Wimpey, Bloor and Gleeson Developments. It is amongst the largest and best known names for residential development legal work and plot conveyancing in the UK.

Our client requires a paralegal to assist the plot conveyancing team and act as a Contracts Progressor who will be responsible for progress chasing on plot sale transactions from reservation to exchange of contracts. The successful candidate will liaise with the plot purchaser's solicitors for updates and will report to residential developer clients.

Key Duties:
* Managing and chasing the process on freehold and leasehold plot sale transactions
* Understanding once trained the sales schemes offered by each Developer (ie 5% deposit paid schemes, shared equity schemes, Help to Buy)
* Preparing progress reports on a weekly basis using the case management system
* Liaising with plot purchaser's solicitors and clients to ensure that each plot sale is progressed within the exchange deadline set by the Developer
* Dealing with simple telephone enquiries received from plot purchaser's solicitors and Developer clients, which will involve liaising with the plot conveyancer

Desirable key skills required:

* Previous plot sales or residential property / conveyancing assistance experience within freehold / leasehold transactions
* Experience of reviewing titles and dealing with enquiries would be beneficial
* Strong communication skills and a confident telephone manner are essential as there is a high level of client contact
* Time management and organisational skills are essential as you will be required to work with high volumes with minimal guidance.

On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package and a true opportunity to join a growing legal business offering an abundance of career progression opportunities.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to gracehomer@bcllegal.com, or call 0121 237 5613.
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