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Private Client Solicitor, 2 years + PQE

Jobs North (Brook Street)

Highland

Published
24-05-2022
Contact
Jobs North (Brook Street)
Business address:
Suite A, 1st Floot, 3 Union Street
IV1 1PP
Inverness
United Kingdom
01463 729213
Practical information
Published:
24-05-2022
Expires:
21-06-2022
Job id:
331170261
Job type:
Part-time
Full-time
Salary level
£33,000 - £55,000  per year
Job sector:
Law and Legal Services
Job title:
Lawyer/Solicitor
Experience:
Legal terminology
Language:
English Fluent

Private Client Solicitor, 2 years + PQE

Brook Street is currently looking to recruit a Solicitor to join a renowned independent Scottish Legal firm based in Moray. This firm has been established for a number of years and has grown from strength to strength. It is known not only for its impeccable legal knowledge but also for its friendly and collaborative work culture.

The successful candidate will work in the Private Client Team dealing with a broad spectrum of work. This role will involve regular client contact and the successful candidate should be committed to providing an excellent level of client care. In addition to technical competencies, the candidate should also be able to communicate in a confident, clear, and relaxed way and enjoy working as part of a close and well-integrated team.

The Private Client team acts for a wide range of clients, providing a full range of private client services including all aspects of trust and executory administration, the preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorney, tax and succession planning and other private client related.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Provision of a quality service to clients in dealing principally with Executries, but also with the preparation of Wills and tax planning, preparation of Powers of Attorney, administration of trusts and guardianships and the financial affairs of elderly clients in permanent residential care.
  • Be able to do the necessary accounts and to have an awareness of all tax implications in relation to Executries and Wills.
  • Generate satisfactory level of fee income in accordance with set fee income targets, record all time and fee promptly during and/or on completion of transactions.
  • Adhere to monthly fee earner certificate process.
  • Keep up to date with developments in the law and regulatory requirements.
  • Take part in regular departmental business meetings.

Key experience and skills required:

  • Demonstrates an appropriate range of legal knowledge and seeks to develop technical competence.
  • Ability to develop positive working relationships across the firm and with clients; gain the respect of colleagues.
  • Ability to assess clients` needs and offer practical guidance.
  • Willingness to network and promote the firm`s services.

 

Our client offers a competitive salary, benefits package and further career and personal development opportunities.

Next Steps:

If you are interested in applying for the above role and possess the relevant experience, please send your CV to victoria.macdonald@brookstreet.co.uk or if you wish to have a confidential chat, call 01463729213.



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Contact
Jobs North (Brook Street)
Business address:
Suite A, 1st Floot, 3 Union Street
IV1 1PP
Inverness
United Kingdom
01463 729213
Practical information
Published:
24-05-2022
Expires:
21-06-2022
Job id:
331170261
Job type:
Part-time
Full-time
Salary level
£33,000 - £55,000  per year
Job sector:
Law and Legal Services
Job title:
Lawyer/Solicitor
Experience:
Legal terminology
Language:
English Fluent
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