Residential Property Senior Legal Assistant – Milton Keynes

Are you looking for the chance to establish your career in a successful Conveyancing Quality Scheme and Lexcel accredited legal practice?  If so, this Residential Property role based in our Milton Keynes office could be the one for you!

The Candidate & Role:
The successful candidate will have experience of working in a team environment in residential property with the enthusiasm to build on technical knowledge and skills gained to succeed in an established firm. You will be handling a caseload from inception to completion, consisting of a broad range of residential property matters.  Particular experience in fully understanding the Conveyancing process and transactional related matters is required.

You will be working as part of a larger team handling all aspects of the Conveyancing transaction and maintaining close contact throughout the process with clients.

The Residential Property Senior Legal Assistant position requires an individual with the ability to handle a variety of different tasks in a thriving Property team. Some of these tasks include the opportunity to generate fee income in accordance with set targets, opening and closing file ledgers, preparing quotations, financial statements and bills and reconciling accounts.  You will have the opportunity to run a varied caseload including, freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, remortgages, transfers of equity, Rights To Buy, Shared Ownership/Help to Buy schemes

About our Firm:
Our firm is established and has a reputation for providing top quality legal services to many local businesses and private clients and we pride ourselves on our client care. This reputation means the firm has an impressive and diverse base of local and regional clients, including a range of businesses and organisations resulting in the firm handling high-quality work.

What sets our firm apart is not only the good quality work and team environment, but also the great work/life balance on offer here. Unlike most regional firms, working at Pictons means you get to have a life outside of work, yet still handle a quality caseload while at work. We are committed to helping all our staff fulfil career ambitions and we strive to create an environment where each individual can understand and then achieve their full potential.

The Team:
The team is close-knit and down to earth, with people from all different legal backgrounds, meaning this opportunity would suit anyone with a strong team spirit who is looking to join a firm with a genuinely collaborative and supportive working environment.

Opportunity:
This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to progress their career working within a busy and friendly team.  In return the successful candidate will be offered a competitive salary, structured review processes and a happy, inclusive and modern working environment.

If you are interested in this role please email an up-to-date CV and covering letter to pauline.carlin@pictons.co.uk by 30th November 2018.