The Scottish Paralegal Association

Real Estate Paralegal

Paris Steele W.S. has been providing a comprehensive legal service to the residents of East Lothian since 1926. We have offices in North Berwick, Dunbar and Haddington and are proud to combine the highest quality of professional advice with first rate customer service.

We understand the importance of getting to know you and our legal services will be individually tailored to meet your needs and resources. We are happy to act for both individuals and businesses.

Our services are available to everyone and whilst our area of practice is limited to within Scotland we have clients from the whole of the UK and overseas.

Job Purpose

To carry out duties in support of the Partner in our North Berwick office. A flexible attitude is essential as you may also be required to help out in other departments from time to time. In return you will get the opportunity to work with a great, hard-working team where you will expand your skills and knowledge within the industry.

Company : Paris Steele
Category : Conveyancing
Private Client
Date : 12 July, 2018
Location : North Berwick
Website : www.parissteele.com/
Salary : DOE
  • You will assist the Partner’s work and during their absence and be responsible for client contact
  • Conduct work on case files on a day to day basis and answer clients or other queries in full, liaising with professional bodies
  • Undertake administrative duties including (but not exclusively) attending to and advising clients under supervision, drafting letters, preparing conveyancing drafts, ordering reports, preparing registration forms, drafting LBTT returns and all other documents/tasks relating to the conveyancing transaction

Skills

    • Excellent administrative and time-management skills essential, and experience in residential conveyancing
    • Attention to detail, research and organisational skills
    • Committed, enthusiastic and work effectively under pressure
    • Proficient at communicating with people at all levels
    • Ability to work as part of a team and exercise own initiative

Hours of Work

The successful applicant will be employed on a full-time basis, however part-time hours may be considered.

Applications, including a current CV should be forwarded directly to rmcgee@parissteele.com for the attention of Robyn McGee.

Applications should be received by 31 July 2018.