Residential Conveyancing Team Leader

  • fulltime
  • Leicester
  • GBP 40000.0 to 48000.0 Annum

Job title: Residential Conveyancing Team Leader

Location: Leicester

Full-time, permanent

Salary: Competitive


Bhayani Recruitment is working in partnership with an award-winning law firm practice to recruit an ambitious Residential Conveyancing Team Leader. They pride themselves on being a friendly bunch of people, who prioritise an excellent work/life balance which makes their staff members so loyal.

This firm is the largest commercial law team in Northamptonshire and has 6 offices across the UK. They have been recognised by the Legal 500 and are Lexcel Accredited. They have also been named as the Northamptonshire Law Society’s Law Firm of the Year for the third time in 2019 and possess numerous Law Society of England & Wales “Excellence” achievements.


Summary of role

We are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Conveyancer to join, manage and develop the expanding Residential Conveyancing team in Leicester. Your role will include tracking the team and department’s performance to ensure the implementation of the firm’s plan for the Conveyancing Department whilst assisting in the planning of the vision for the department.


What will you be doing?

  • Deal with a varied caseload including; Sale and purchase (including leasehold and new-build); Re-mortgage; Equity release; Transfer of equity; Lease extensions.
  • Participating in business development initiatives.
  • Monitoring Fee Earner caseloads and delegating workloads as required. Alongside assisting in the generation of new business for the Department and the Firm and exploring ways to maximize fee generation.
  • Track fee targets for the team and investigate any issues affecting teams from achieving agreed targets or available work income generation.


Experience & skills

  • Experience in managing a team.
  • A minimum of 4 years specialising in Residential Property.
  • Confident in developing and managing relationships with both clients and estate agents,
  • IT literate.
  • Committed.
  • Previous working knowledge of using case management systems.
  • Excellent business development skills.
  • Strong organisation and compliance skills.
  • An ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Possess excellent communication skills to influence and negotiate.
  • Keen to offer practical and cost-effective solutions to meet the clients’ needs.
  • The coaching and listening skills to influence a wide and diverse range of people and develop relationships.


What do you get in return?

  • A competitive salary
  • Excellent work-life balance.
  • An exciting opportunity to join an innovative and fast-growing firm to develop your career with the support and resources needed to set you up for success, whilst having a high degree of autonomy.
  • Join a trusted brand, with a ready-made client base and enjoy a progressive, innovative and supportive way of delivering legal services.
  • Salary sacrifice scheme which provides a tax-efficient way to get into a new car - The salary sacrifice car scheme is open to all vehicles whether ICE (Internal Combustion Engine) Hybrid or Electric and provides savings generated through reductions in national insurance and income tax payments.
  • Option to join a pension scheme where we will match up to 4% contribution
  • BUPA (certain positions only) with the ability to add spouse and/or dependants
  • Regular Long Service Awards
  • Discounted Health Club and Gym Memberships
  • Other flexible benefits such as the option to purchase additional annual leave, Health Screening, Retail Discounts Scheme and more
  • Competitive holiday entitlement that rises with length of service
  • Death in Service benefit (after qualifying period) paying 3 x salary
  • Paid Volunteer Leave They have a proven track record in developing and promoting from within.
  • This is a role where your voice will be heard, with genuine scope for a challenging but supported career.


Bhayani recruitment is acting as an employment agency in relation to this role. Bhayani recruitment will ensure all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. We invite applicants to contact us directly to identify any additional support required. Candidates who are unable to apply online are encouraged to contact us directly for alternative ways to apply.

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