A mid-size firm, with 6 offices across, Essex Norfolk & Suffolk is looking to appoint a Solicitor, Licensed Conveyancer or Legal Executive to join its team as Head of Conveyancing. The position is at the Head Office in Chelmsford but the position would be to oversee the Conveyancing Department as a whole.
This firm is CQS and Lexcel accredited and prides itself on Client Care. There is an existing department that currently covers two of the offices in Essex and there are plans to expand this into our Ipswich Branch shortly.
The position has become available due to the current Head of Department relocating due to personal reasons.
The main purpose of the role is to lead and take responsibility for current conveyancing relationships and to develop new business through current and potential contacts. It would also be advantageous if you could bring a following. Regular networking and other marketing activities are essential as part of the business development.
If you undertake commercial conveyancing this would also be welcomed.
You will have the ability to manage, support and develop the existing 3 other experienced Solicitors by providing technical expertise and delivering legal and regulatory supervision. In addition you will also maintain a quality service across the Conveyancing department as a whole. You will also work closely with the other Heads of Departments and Partners to raise the profile of the firm as a whole.
This is an ideal position for someone looking to have the opportunity to grow the department bring into play innovative and forward thinking ideas. With plans for growth this is an exciting time to join this firm; you will be afforded a platform to be instrumental in taking the firm to the next level.
If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to the office Manager Wendy Bentley WBentley@thblegal.com