Head of Conveyancing

My clients fast-moving Residential Department is now seeking applications from suitably qualified candidates to lead their team in Nottingham. Applicants will need to be fully qualified Solicitors/Fee Earners, with 3 PQE covering all aspects of residential conveyancing as well as proven team management experience. This role is ideal for someone who is looking for outstanding personal / career development in a highly visible and accountable role within an expanding, ambitious legal practice. The new Head of Conveyancing will
• Manage a team of 8 Fee Earners and Assistants, to include recruitment, L&D and performance standards
• Advise upon and conduct freehold sales and purchases leasehold sales and purchases investment & 'Buy to Let' properties new-build plot sales and purchases transfers of equity 'Right to Buy' purchases leasehold enfranchisement lease extensions re-mortgages shared ownership property sales and purchases deeds of gift
• Develop and build new business through appropriate marketing and networking activity You will need to bring
• a recognised legal qualification
• a proven track record of managing your own caseload with a target focused approach
• 'hands-on' team management experience
• excellent customer service skills
• first-class communication skills
• ability to prioritise and adapt to changing business needs
• ability to be both a team manager and player
• proficient IT skills, using MS packages and case management systems. Benefits will include
• starting salary commensurate with relevant conveyancing and management abilities and experience
• award nominations for outstanding achievement
• support for professional study/qualifications, where appropriate, with excellent career development opportunities across the Firm
• pension scheme with employer's contributions
• annual holiday entitlement, including a day off for your birthday and office closure over Christmas & NY
• genuine 'work/life balance'
• modern, professional office environment located in Nottingham. Please send your CV in the first instance.

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