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​Residential Conveyancer – East Devon

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  • Ref: EB1126

Our client, one of Devon’s leading law firms, is looking for experienced residential conveyancers to join their offices in Exeter and East Devon. The successful candidates will be required to provide and important contribution to the work of the residential conveyancing department supporting the ongoing growth and development of the department.

The right candidate will need to work effectively with clients and with other members of both the residential conveyancing department and relevant office of work. You will be expected to deal professionally and efficiently with a wide range of work whilst complying with procedures and working practices.

​Residential Conveyancer – East Devon responsibilities include...

  • You must be experienced in running your own caseload with minimal supervision
  • You will be required to undertake residential conveyancing work providing a speedy, efficient and accurate service to our clients making best use of the technology in place
  • You will also be required to work with a team of Conveyancers implementing and maintaining procedures to ensure a streamlined and effective working practice s
  • You will be required to introduce new business by developing and maintaining business relationships with referrers in this area of work and this locality. This particularly relates to the introduction and increase of private residential conveyancing work.
  • You are also likely to be required to increase the firm’s panel membership work and maintain business relationships with the relevant organisations.

​Residential Conveyancer – East Devon requirements include...

  • Experience of successfully working in a residential conveyancing department undertaking this nature of work
  • A focus on developing and maintaining professional and effective client relationships at all levels, with excellent communication and relationship management skills.
  • Successful track record of involvement in both marketing initiatives and activities aimed at increasing fee income and raising own profile and that of the business
  • A flexible approach and the capability to work well and flourish within a team environment.
  • Ability to work effectively with other colleagues internally, both within the wider team and across all practice areas and offices.
  • Ability to meet financial and non-financial targets together with other broader objectives set for successful performance of this role.
  • Demonstrate ability to follow procedures in accordance with professional body requirements; for example, Lexcel compliance, and firm’s internal procedures together with meeting all compliance and quality targets.
  • A flexible and enthusiastic approach which demonstrates commercial awareness and business aptitude in making decisions on a day to day basis
  • Clear, concise and effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Good IT skills including the use of case management software
  • Ability to produce work which is accurate and presented in a well ordered manner
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Forward thinking with a willingness to embrace changing working practices and pro-actively get involved in the continuous improvement of services, products and processes
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritise effectivel

This is an excellent opportunity to become an integral member of our Residential Conveyancing Department and to thrive in a professional and friendly environment. If you are looking for a new challenge please send your CV to Ellie Bacon at Cathedral Appointments


The salary on offer will be highly competitive and there is also company pension, bonus structure and additional benefits.

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