Commercial Property Solicitor

Location Kidderminster
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40000 to £50000
Contact name: Kieran Macdonald
Contact email: kieran.macdonald@gmprecruitment.co.uk
Job ref: J635
Published: about 1 month ago

GMP Recruitment are proud to be partnered with a well-established and highly recognisable Law Firm located near Kidderminster, Worcestershire. We are currently supporting their recruitment for an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor to join them, in-house, on a full-time permanent contract.  

Our client is proud to be well known for delivering the best possible legal advice to clients across multiple sectors and joining the Commercial Property team you must be able to handle and manage a busy workload with the ambition to support the continued growth and success of this division.

To be considered, you must demonstrate 3-5 Years PQE in a Commercial Property role and have experience in all aspects of commercial property matters including sales, purchases, conditional contracts, leases, option agreements, residential and commercial development sites and property finance work.

You do not need your own client base to be considered, however business development skills will be required.

Commercial Property Solicitor main duties:

  • You will undertake all aspects of commercial property work including sale and purchases, conditional contracts, non-contentious commercial lease work, option agreements, purchase and disposal of commercial and residential development sites, property re-financing.
  • Assist by way of marketing and other initiatives in the development of the commercial property team in Telford.
  • Carry out work to the highest possible standards, adhering to and implementing Law Society and firm guidelines and regulations including inter alia those on client care, time recording, billing, disbursements, collection of bills, confidentiality and client and office accounts.
  • Ensure that clients are regularly updated as to the current situation of their case even if the matter is going through a period of inactivity.
  • Maintain files in a neat and orderly state and in accordance with firm policies and to ensure that each file is reviewed regularly.

Commercial Property Solicitor desired skills and experience:

  • You must demonstrate 3-5 years PQE
  • A comprehensive understanding of Law and the legal context, including resources to maintain continuous professional development.
  • Ability to work within a team and interact effectively with others.
  • Articulate with a high level of attention to detail.
  • Organised and able to handle a busy and varied workload.
  • Committed to a high level of client service.
  • Proactive and tenacious in seeing to resolve client matters irrespective of their nature.
  • Experience of using legal software including SOS case management, is desirable

This is a full time, permanent position, Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm and the chance to grow and develop your legal career within a highly successful firm.

My client can provide a supportive team environment with good quality work, opportunity for development and progression and a highly competitive salary and benefits, based on industry standards. They also aim to promote a good work/life balance and are committed to the health and wellbeing of all staff.

If the above role sounds perfect for you, or you require more information, please click apply

GMP Recruitment are recruiting for this role on behalf of their client and are acting as a Recruitment Agency