Solicitor - Commercial Property

The One Group
14 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Solicitor (Commercial Property)
Location: Spalding
Salary: £33,000-£60,000 DOE

My client is a commercial practice and they have ambitious plans for growth, but to recognise them they need the right people.

As you would expect, they are looking for people with proven knowledgeable ability, a commercial approach, excellent interpersonal skills and most of all, the drive to surpass expectations. In return, my client offers a competitive salary and the chance to grow.

As a successful candidate, you will join other law specialists who are regarded as being among the best in their field. This is an exciting opportunity to be a member of a growing team which looks outwards and thrives on delivering a great job for clients.

Key Responsibilities:

• provide expert legal advice to a range of clients, including the negotiation and drafting of documentation
• manage client/matter files
• carry out, in an effective, efficient and timely manner, the various stages of legal proceedings with the aim of protecting the interests of the client
• proactively develop new business opportunities from internal cross-referrals, existing clients and other professionals
• meet agreed targets for chargeable time, fee income generated, billing and fee collection

The Successful Candidate:

Applicants will be a qualified solicitor with at least two years’ PQE and preferably five years’ plus, and should:

• have experience of working in commercial property development across a range of clients, handling a diverse range of issues
• ideally, have experience of working with national property developers
• have experience of site set-ups for developers (an advantage, but not essential)
• possess an ability to act independently to a high level, but also to work with more experienced partners and fee earners on more complex and specialised matters
• have experience of building relationships with both new and existing clients and professionals
• be discrete and the have the ability to respect client confidentiality
• be able to tackle tasks in a structured manner to ensure completion to a high standard
• demonstrate solid organisation and time management skills
• have experience of working in a team and the ability to develop relationships with colleagues
• have proven drafting skills and attention to detail

With offices in Cambridge, Northampton and Peterborough – The ONE Group’s recruitment specialists offer unparalleled recruitment expertise across seven specialist divisions; Accountancy & Finance, Executive Search, HR, IT, Marketing, Office Support and Technical.
Whether you are looking to advertise a job, or take the next step in your career, we offer an ever-growing employment network, which currently exceeds 50,000 people in the East of England and The Midlands.
We pride ourselves in adding value to any recruitment experience, with the foundation of our success coming from customer service, expert knowledge of the local marketplace and our understanding of the significant value people can add to the workplace.
This isn’t just recruitment, it’s: Recruitment as it should be.
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