Head of Residential Conveyancing
Head of Residential ConveyancingJob Reference: ASH-16-2906-1
Job Position: Head of Department; Legal Executive; Partner; Solicitor
Practice Area: Residential Property / Conveyancing
Job Type: Permanent: Full-time
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
PQE: 10 years+ PQE
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable DOE + Excellent benefits
A rare and exciting opportunity for a Head of Conveyancing to join one of the UK’s top tier commercial law firms, based in their Southampton office. This is a discreet and confidential appointment.
60% of your role will involve residential conveyancing fee earning work, covering the full spectrum from instruction to post completion. This includes landlord & tenant work, social housing as well as development work. 40% of your role will be focusing on non-fee earning work, to include:
- Staff management of both Fee Earners and Support Staff.
- this includes performance management, quarterly and annual performance reviews, budget management, and acting as the firm wide technical knowledge guru on all things residential property related
- Business Development
The ideal candidate will have at least five years worth of residential property experience and must be able to demonstrate experience of handling high volume residential property work dealing with all aspects, including sales, acquisitions, and refinancing. You will have previous staff management experience and have a passion for driving a team forward and developing individuals to reach their full potential.
The role will suit a residential property solicitor, licensed conveyancer, or FCILEx who has the skills and appetite to lead a team of legal advisors, assistants and support staff, providing support and guidance to the whole team. A commercial and strategic thinker, the successful candidate will actively support the Firm’s business development strategy.
An award winning top tier commercial law firm, with their main offices located in Hampshire. Committed to staff development and with a clear strategy for success, this firm is known as being an employer of choice across the country.
For further information and to register your interest for this position, please apply below or contact Sofie Scott on 01202 797518 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
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