Specialist Property Assistant – Preston

Specialist Property Assistant
Working alongside the Specialist Property team in our Preston Office this role will provide administrative and technical support to the team.


Key responsibilities:
Working alongside a Specialist Property Solicitor to support their varied caseload from instruction through to completion and registration, including:-
• Opening and closing files and completing relevant searches
• Drafting sale contracts
• Liaising with clients and third parties
• Setting up completions and managing post completion matters
• Requesting redemption statements
You will be working towards:-
• Issuing complex Sale Contract Packs, including Probate and Unregistered Properties
• Identifying and obtaining missing documentation from a review of a file
• Being able to deal with complex sale enquiries
• To check a title for a freehold property

Skills:
• Self-motivated and able to work under pressure to strict deadlines/timescales
• Have excellent communication skills and telephone manner and is able to communicate effectively with legal representatives and Estate Agents
• Highly organised
• Flexible
• Excellent numeracy

Hours: 09.00am – 5.30pm – Monday to Friday
Salary: Competitive

Please apply for this role by downloading the application form from our website and submit it by email to:
jllockwood@birchallblackburn. co.uk
Closing date 10th July 2016.