Residential Conveyancing Solicitor /Legal Executive

CRA Legal
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£28000 - £45000 per annum
15 Jul 2019
12 Aug 2019
Robert Addy
Full Time
Experience Level
Senior Executive, Senior Level

Solicitor / Lawyer / Licensed Conveyancer

One of South Yorkshire well respected, forward thinking and successful law firms are seeking a Conveyancing Solicitor or legal executive to join their friendly team in Barnsley on a full time basis.

The Role:

A fantastic opportunity for a licensed Conveyancer to work as part of the property group specializing in residential Conveyancing. The successful applicant will handle a substantial individual caseload of transactions.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To undertaking fee earning work and provide a profitable contribution to the practice area by the achievement of fee earning team targets.
  • To ensure work is completed in an efficient and effective manner within the parameters of the Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS).
  • To undertake a substantial caseload of residential property fee earning work on behalf of clients
  • To ensure that files are billed promptly and fees collected in conjunction with the firms credit control procedures
  • To attend client meetings and take instructions
  • To generate suitable client correspondence
  • To draft legal documents as required
  • To comply with the firm's routine time recording, accounts and administrative disciplines.
  • To promptly inform the practice head immediately of any potential problems on files
  • To liaise with external organisations on client matters e.g. other solicitors/surveyors/estate agents
  • To participate regularly in business development and marketing activities
  • To attend and contribute to the Property Group meetings
  • To undertake training and development activities to enhance knowledge/skill set and in accordance with SRA continuing competence requirements
  • To undertake any other reasonable tasks to assist the practice area, as requested by the practice head

The Candidate:

  • A qualified solicitor of 3 years PQE admitted by the Law Society of England / CILEx qualified Legal Executive / Residential Conveyancer
  • Previous experience in property fee earning work
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office package
  • Previous experience of using a case management system (desirable)
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent client care skills
  • Good communication skills, orally and also written
  • Ability to priories workload effectively


  • Professional and well presented
  • A positive can-do attitude to work and the desire to always provide exceptional client care
  • Reliable, understanding and patient
  • Team Player

For more information contact Robert Addy on 0114 2418030 or click apply today below

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