We are looking for a Legal Assistant to join our highly successful and reputable Commercial Property team in Yeovil. The role requires a willingness to carry out simple legal property management tasks under supervision i.e. exchanges and completions so a working knowledge of the conveyancing procedure is essential. A pro-active, hands-on approach will be necessary as you will be expected to interpret and formally report to clients on property due diligence results (Land Registry “Title”; replies to enquiries; search results etc.). You will learn how to negotiate legal property documents such as contracts for sale/purchase, leases, licences, agreements for lease and transfer deeds.
The successful candidate will possess a confident and professional telephone manner along with strong interpersonal skills to attend clients in person. You will be able to work well as part of the team and on your own initiative, possessing strong administration and organisational skills with an eye for detail.
This is a real opportunity for someone who is seeking development and career progression and the chance to work with a highly respected team.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV and a cover letter outlining the reasons for your interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.