Senior Private Client Solicitor

Recruiter
RKRS Legal
Location
West Sussex
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
10 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
REF: YK208

My client is a leading firm of Solicitors with a specialist Private Client department based in West Sussex. Currently, they are looking for a three Senior Private Client Solicitor's to establish and grow their teams based in Petworth, Midhurst and Storrington.

The successful Senior Private Client Solicitors will have experience within the Private Client sector. Your responsibility will be to manage and provide support to Fee Earners within the department. As a Senior Private Client Solicitor, your role will involve advising on a varied workload including wills, trust, capital taxes planning, capital gains, succession, powers of attorney, administration of estate, UK inheritance tax and tax planning. You will have experience creating trust and advising Testators, Trustees and Beneficiaries.

The Senior Private Client Solicitor will pay attention to detail, work well under pressure and have the ability to prioritise your caseload. You will be client- focused and possess excellent IT and literacy skills. Ideally, my client is looking for a candidate with links to the local area although those looking to relocate will be considered if there are ties to the area.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Private Client Solicitors to further progress their careers within a Private Client department based either in their Petworth, Midhurst or Chichester office.

Required Skills & Experience

• Must have a minimum of 3 years' PQE within Private Client matters
• Experience working with a varied workload; Wills, trusts, capital taxes planning, succession and tax planning
• Also have experience with administration of estates, powers of attorney, UK inheritance, capital gains tax
• You will have good knowledge working with trust work including the creation of trust and providing advice to Testators, Trustees and Beneficiaries
• Possess excellent IT and literacy skills and demonstrate a client focused approach
• You will be extremely organised and have the ability to work under pressure and prioritise your workload

Vacancy Information:

• Location: Petworth, Midhurst, Storrington
• Salary range (DOE): £35,000 - £60,000
• Job type: Permanent
• Working Hours: Monday–Friday (full-time)
• Date: 24.04.2017
• Reference: YK208

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