Assistant Solicitor - Residential Conveyancing

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Guildford
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The chosen Assistant Solicitor will undertake fee earning work and provide a profitable contribution to the work of the department. To meet fee earning and other KPI targets.

This highly-regarded department handle all forms of residential property work and you'll either be working on matters delegated by the Partners or building and developing your own case load, depending on experience and ability.

Candidate requirements:
Competence in chosen area of law and practice, but recognises need to develop and learn.
Seeks to achieve targets set for Assistant Solicitors in respect of chargeable hours, fees, recovery rate, lock-up and non-chargeable time.
Develops and maintains a client/referrer base.
Appreciates and identifies opportunities to refer work to other departments.
When requested, becomes involved in activities of the Firm outside of those of normal work.
Recognises importance of practice development and willingness to become involved.

About you:
Well-developed interpersonal, social and communication
Ability to work effectively as part of a team
Ability to work effectively under pressure
Computer literate with an ability to develop its use in own functional area
Enthusiasm and commitment

In return, my client is offering a lucrative salary package and market leading benefits including 25 days holiday, Health Care Cover, Pension, Life Assurance. Annual bonus Scheme, Travel Loan Scheme, Childcare Voucher scheme, Dental cover at corporate rates, Dress Down Fridays/end of month drinks and numerous social events

Excellent opportunity to join one of Guildford' finest firms in a supportive working environment where career progression options are genuine.

Apply now for immediate consideration.

Please contact Alex Forsberg, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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