Legal Administration Assistant

Job Type



Bury St. Edmunds

Contract type

Permanent - Full-time

Our legal teams provide an efficient, service led and cost-effective plot conveyancing function that supports the business all across the UK. This is particularly in relation to its key operation of plot sales, including the provision of accurate reports and forecasts.

The Legal Administration Assistant will provide a variety of support to our legal team and will need someone with a real attention to detail and that can work to strict deadlines.

What you will do:

  • To provide support to the Legal Team in delivering an efficient and service led plot Conveyancing function that supports the business
  • To issue the relevant legal paperwork in connection with the conveyancing processes
  • To assist with the progression of the sale of new homes to achieve exchange of contracts, serving notices and legal completion
  • To provide general office duties which will include filing, photocopying, scanning,  audio/copy typing and telephone work, delivering, collecting and distributing post  

What you will have:

  • Extensive I.T. skills including the use of Word and Excel together with on-line facilities such as the Land Registry Portal, Stamp Duty Land Tax and search providers
  • A methodical and accurate approach to all tasks with close attention to detail
  • Pleasant outgoing personality and confident telephone manner
  • Enthusiasm, flexible, willingness to learn together with a “can-do” attitude with the potential to take more responsibility as the role evolves
  • The ability to work in a demanding and pressurised environment
  • Excellent organisation skills, ability to maintain

Individuals seeking employments at Taylor Wimpey should know that we foster a culture of inclusion and value diversity positively which creates a better workplace and delivers stronger outcomes. We commit to treating all our job applicants and employees fairly and with respect, irrespective of background, disability or any other protected characteristic. If you require any assistance with regards to reasonable adjustments during the application process, please do not hesitate to contact us.

What we will offer you:

Taylor Wimpey is a FTSE 100 business and one of the largest residential developers in the UK, building new homes and communities across England, Scotland and Wales. We are passionate about building new homes and communities with a focus on sustainability.

Our people are important to us and we want to make sure that we reward and recognise all the great work that they do. Our employees enjoy many standard benefits including access to the Taylor Wimpey House purchase discount scheme, pension (including company contributions), quality health cover, share save schemes as well as many flexible benefits such as buying additional holiday days, retails discounts, free Bupa health assessments and so much more.  Our benefits work perfectly with our culture where you feel valued as a member of a successful team. 

We offer industry leading subsidised professional training and development, which support our employees to excel and fulfil their career and personal goals in a variety of opportunities and environments. This in turn drives a strong succession of high performing customer centric leaders, really putting customers at the heart of everything we do. We embrace diversity and look to develop our people in the skills and areas they are most interested in, leveraging the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies, skills and experiences that each person brings to the company.

Closing Date

Thursday 25th April 2019