Head of Department - Residential Conveyancing

  • Job Reference: LS/6996
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2018
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Salary: £60,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: Residential Property
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Cathy Casey
  • Email: advert@casey-associates.com
  • Telephone: 01273 488111

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Head of Department to join our Hampshire based client.  The firm is seeking to appoint someone with the vision, drive and creativity to take the department forward in a way that is in line with the firm’s vision.  The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the day to day management, control and operation of the department with responsibility for managing the staff including work levels and capacity, staff development and training and recruitment and performance management.

Candidates will therefore be able to demonstrate previous experience of strong managerial and resource management skills and will foster a positive and innovative working environment among the team to deliver excellent client service.  You will also run your own caseload of files and will ideally have a minimum of ten year’s post qualification experience and good all round experience in residential property.  Previous experience in leasehold and enfranchisement would be an advantage.  You will also be responsible for producing and implementing the department‘s marketing strategy and so will have a passion for business development.

This is a great opportunity to achieve that work/life balance you may have been dreaming of, with a modern, supportive and forward thinking law firm.

Salary will be market rate but is expected to be in the region of £60,000 - £70,000 depending on experience.

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Cathy Casey.