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ONP Solicitors’ newly-established conveyancing team in Leeds is growing, and we’re looking for ambitious, experienced conveyancers to join us!
Department:

Conveyancing

Brand:

ONP Solicitors

Location:

Leeds

Employment Type:

Full Time

Workplace Type:

Hybrid

Contract Type:

Permanent

Salary:

Competitive

Job Reference:

PLLEEDS04

Closing Date:

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Job Description

ONP Solicitors’ newly-established conveyancing team in Leeds is growing, and we’re looking for ambitious, experienced conveyancers to join us!

As a leading and modern conveyancing firm, ONP Solicitors, part of Movera, is enabled by technology, but with people at the heart of everything we do. Our first-class conveyancing teams across Stockport, Stoke and Leeds offer the best possible service to our clients, and we are searching for skilled conveyancers, with great client care skills, to be part of our fantastic Leeds team.

What we can offer:

  • Friendly, flexible and supportive environment.
  • Option for hybrid working available after initial training/settling in period.
  • Competitive base salary and monthly/quarterly/annual bonuses.
  • Excellent training, development and career progression opportunities.
  • An interesting and varied caseload.

What you’ll do: 

  • Process the sale/purchase from instruction through to completion liaising with all parties to include mortgage brokers, estate agents, solicitors and clients throughout the transaction.
  • Manage a large mixed case load comprising of freehold, leasehold, new build and shared ownership transactions.
  • Proactively communicate and build strong relationships with clients and third parties keeping them regularly updated of progress.
  • Provide an exceptional service both to the client but also to introducers and third parties.
  • Recognise potential risks and resolve issues without putting the client or business at risk.
  • Responsibility to ensure that all allocated files are maintained in good order in compliance with Service Level Agreements (SLA’s) and in accordance with regulatory and statutory requirements.
  • Preparing and issuing contract papers on any related sale.
  • Analysing search results.
  • Liaising with Help to Buy and mortgage lenders regarding drawing down client funds.
  • Preparing completion statements and invoices.
  • Dealing with exchange of contracts and legal completion.

Full-time permanent role, Mon-Fri.

What you’ll need:

  • At least 2 years previous Conveyancing experience, managing your own busy caseload.
  • A passion for delivering excellent client service.
  • Great communication skills – written & verbal.
  • High level of attention to detail.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we believe all employees should be treated fairly and equitably. The Company is committed to eliminating discrimination and promoting equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace including within our Policies and Procedures, and the areas in which it should have influence.