New job, conveyancing, buying and selling, homeConveyancing Executive, Chester

Have you got a passion for delivering great client service?

Are you looking to lead a knowledgeable, supportive and enthusiastic team, as well as manage your own case load?

The Conveyancing Executive role

The main focus of the role will be to guide our clients through the start to end conveyancing process and build relationships with key partners. Whilst you’ll be part of a large conveyancing department, which spans two of our offices, you’ll lead and manage a small, experienced and highly motivated team, who will support you with your day to day activities.

In addition to your direct team, we also offer you an experienced conveyancing support team to help through busy periods. Both our teams and our IT systems are structured in a way that best supports the conveyancing customer journey, allowing you to work closely with your team to expedite cases and offer unrivalled client service.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing your own varied caseload consisting of sales, purchases and remortgages, providing exceptional service and expert legal advice.
  • Day to day line management, ensuring development plans are agreed, targets achieved and relevant training delivered.
  • Developing and maintaining profitable relationships with new and existing clients, including referrers.
  • Attending networking and other business events with existing and prospective clients.

You’ll work closely with Corinne our Operations Manager, who is passionate about staff development and who offers regular ‘open forums’, where you’ll have the opportunity to make valued contributions to how you, the team and the wider business work together.

What we’re looking for:

  • A knowledgeable and highly commercial Conveyancer/Fee Earner/ Solicitor who can work autonomously on complex sale and purchase files.
  • Experience of working on freehold, leasehold, new build and shared ownership properties is essential.
  • Leadership and performance management skills.
  • Law degree/conveyancing qualification ideal, but not essential.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Ability to build profitable and long standing relationships with clients and referrers.
  • IT literate with case management experience.

What we offer:

A supportive yet autonomous working environment where you’ll be encouraged to innovate and improve, along with many benefits including:

  • Competitive salary with discretionary bonus schemes.
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme.
  • A great work/life balance.
  • Discounted legal services.
  • Discounted gym membership.
  • Long service awards.
  • Regular company wide social and charity events.
  • Opportunities to attend various events and get discounts at local attractions through our sponsorships.

Jenny Smith, recruitment manager, hillyer mckeownPlease note: Some of these benefits are offered following a successful probationary period.

To apply, send your CV to Jenny at [email protected]


Our growth plans are continuing throughout the year so please contact us with brief details of what you are looking for, and we can proactively get back in touch should something suitable arise.


Note for candidates

Please apply direct to our in-house recruitment team, as we aren’t currently working with recruitment agencies on this role, thank you.

Note for agents

Please note that do operate a central PSL for all our offices (which isn’t currently due for renewal) and all recruitment related queries should be directed to our Talent Manager, Jenny Smith at [email protected]