JT Recruit
Date Posted
June 1st 2021
Job ID
solicitorStam
Type
Permanent
Location
Stamford, PE9
Salary & Package
from £30k (depending on experience)
E-mail Enquiries
hayley@jtrecruit.co.uk

Full Job Description

Solicitor

My client are a well established and respected law firm based in the Stamford area who now have an exciting opportunity within their Private Client team for an experienced Solicitor to join them on a full time and permanent basis, working Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm with a salary from £30k depending on experience. 

They have a full private client practice with Wills, Probate, Trusts and Lasting Power of Attorneys and the role will require undertaking fee earning work, maintaining existing relations with the firm's clients and assisting and helping develop new relationships with third party referrers. 

The role will be varied but will involve:

  • Undertaking fee earning work, working both independently and as a member of the team and provide a profitable contribution to the work of the department
  • Maintaining existing relations with the firm's clients and assisting and helping develop new relationships with third party referrers
  • Conducting of private client and related matters on behalf of clients
  • Drafting of Wills, Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney and dealing with Trust and Estate Administration 
  • Managing support services for which you are responsible, including supervision of support staff
  • Participating in the growth and future development of the departments, assisting in the build-up of the client database and marketing the firm's services
  • Maintaining orderly and up to date files including electronically and complying with the firm's policies on file management 

To be considered for this position you must:

  • Have 3 years PQE
  • Have strong organisational skills with the ability to manage deadlines and competing priorities
  • Have good 'hands on' private client experience in Wills, Trusts, Lasting Power of Attorney and Trust and Estate Administration 
  • Have excellent client facing skills and the ability to nurture existing clients and third-party relationships as well as the ability to help develop new business and assist in networking events
  • Have the ability to prioritise work and to work to strict timescales where required 
  • Have technical proficiency and good IT skills
  • Have a good academic background
  • Have the ability to prioritise work and meet strict timescales
  • Be able to deal with clients with empathy and professionalism
  • Be confident and able to exercise initiative 

You will be rewarded with an excellent rate of pay, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), health care and pension scheme. 

To apply, please follow the link to send your CV to Hayley

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