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Private Client Solicitor

Posted 20 days ago

  • Four Lane Ends, South Yorkshire
  • Permanent
  • Dep. on exp. + Excellent Benefits
  • £30,000 to £60,000 /Yr
  • Sponsored
  • Expires In 8 days

Andy File Associates Limited is working as a Recruitment Agency on behalf of our client with regards this permanent position.

Our client is a well-established leading firm of solicitors based in Sheffield.  They are a forward-thinking organisation and one of the leading law firms in South Yorkshire well known for delivering excellent levels of client care.

They are now looking for a Private Client Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE and a comprehensive knowledge of all Wills, Trusts, and Probate matters to join their Private Client department and work alongside the Head of Department and Operations Manager on a wide variety of tasks including but not limited to:

  • Advising and supporting clients on estate planning matters, Wills, Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection, Estate and Trust administration

  • Drafting Wills, Powers of Attorney, Trust deeds and documents

  • Dealing with high net worth clients, trusts and estates

  • Preparing and filing tax returns, including annual trust tax returns

Who are they looking for

You will be motivated, driven and client focused and be able to demonstrate:

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word and Outlook

  • Excellent communication and client care skills

  • Strong drafting and presentation skills

  • Clear verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

  • Able to work with minimal supervision, take responsibility, and display initiative

  • Commitment to professional development

  • STEP membership is preferred but not essential

Working hours – 9.00am -5.00pm Mon-Fri (flexible e.g. 7am-3pm, 8am-4pm etc), 1 hour for lunch

Possibility of hybrid working - minimum 3 days in office

Benefits include:

  • 25 holidays + Bank holidays. An additional 3 days after 5 years’ service

  • Scottish Widows’ Pension, standard contribution initially and after 3 years employer contribution 6%

  • On-site parking

  • Westfield Healthcare

  • Discount on legal fees up to £750

So, if this sounds like your next career move and you would like to join an experienced friendly team working in a fresh and dynamic office environment, then please apply now!

Please note that only candidates with the legal right to work in the UK will be considered for this position. Proof of eligibility will be required at the time of application.