Commercial Property Solicitor

Recruiter
Mark James Search
Location
Reading
Salary
£40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a leading regional firm, are recruiting for Commercial Property Solicitors to grow their top-ranking team based in their central Reading office.

The Team offers a full range of property services for a variety of clients - advising on general commercial property transactions, development, secured lending, planning, construction and residential conveyancing.

There are opportunities for both 1-4 years PQE, and 5+ years PQE to join this thriving team, where you will be given direct client contact and encouraged to develop strong working relationships with clients, referrers and the wider business community.

Experience:

  • Acquisition & disposal of commercial property
  • Drafting and negotiating commercial leases and ancillary documents
  • Drafting and negotiating contracts and transfers
  • Secured lending

For the senior role, the following experience is also required;

  • Experience of managing and supervising junior lawyers and support staff
  • Experience of managing client relationships
  • Experience of creating and maintaining new business relationships with potential new clients, referrers and the business community
  • Experience of setting and monitoring matter budgets

Requirements:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent IT and keyboard skills and working knowledge of MS Word
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Self-motivation and hunger to succeed
  • Willingness to represent the Team and the Firm to the business community
  • Ability to manage own caseload
  • Strong academic achievement

This is a full-time permanent position.

Please apply online to be considered.