Private Client Solicitor

Recruiter
Taskmaster
Location
Harrogate
Salary
£35000 - £55000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Private Client Solicitor - A renowned Harrogate based firm is looking to recruit a private client solicitor to join. This is a brilliant role that would see you dealing with a broad range of private client matters, and is ideal if you're looking for high quality work in a well-respected firm. All applicants must be STEP qualified and the position would be best suited to candidates with at least 5 years PQE or equivalent, who are able to pick up a varied caseload with ease.

The Role

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Working on a wide range of private client matters, including wills, Court of Protection matters, estate administration, lasting power of attorney, and some trust work.
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Liaising with a wide variety of clients.
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3 month fixed term contract to start ASAP.

The Candidate

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Solicitors ideally to have at least 5 years PQE, however, this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant knowledge/skills.
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Specific expertise in the following areas:

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Wills
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Trusts
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Estate and Inheritance
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Tax Planning
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Estate Administration
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Lasting Powers of Attorney
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Deputyship applications

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Business development and good networking ability
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Ambitious
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Well-presented and professional at all times
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A sensitive approach to working with clients.
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Have strong communication skills.

Benefits

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Longstanding firm.
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Friendly atmosphere.
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Client focused approach.

Please apply on-line to be considered. Short listed candidates with the required skills and experience will be contacted to discuss the role in more detail.

Unfortunately if you have not heard within 2 weeks of your application please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Please note that TM Resourcing is acting as a Recruitment Agent on behalf of our client for this vacancy