Legacy Administration Manager - Horsham

Harris Lord Group
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for a qualified Solicitor / Barrister to join a Legacy team as a Legacy Administration Manager on a 9 - 12 Month Contract. This really is an outstanding opportunity to join an amazing team!

Key responsibilities & tasks:

  • To provide Senior Level Legal advice and support across the department
  • Develop and lead a team of 7 Legacy Officers
  • The nature of the caseload will include work of a contentious nature and issues on the law of Wills, Tax, Trusts, Contentious and Non Contentious Probate, Property Law & Cross-border Estate Issues.
  • Lead on strategy for the provision of legal advice, ensuring relationships with external advisors are cost effective and add value
  • Lead, develop and motivate staff.
  • Recruit, develop and retain best people in order to people an employer of choice.
  • Build relationships with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Represent the organisation in negotiations
  • Process Improvement
  • Embrace Change
  • Confident with managing small cases of your own

Key skills required:

  • Qualified Lawyer; Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal executives, Solicitor, Barrister.
  • Proven ability to provide strategic direction and team leadership
  • Previous experience of working with Wills, Trusts, Tax & Probate Matters.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written.
  • Attention to detail
  • Thorough
  • Computer literate in Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  • Thrive from a challenge and have a can-do attitude.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Be outgoing and enthusiastic with the drive and passion to succeed.


  • £47,000
  • Free Parking
  • Pension
  • 20 Days Plus Public Holidays
  • 9 - 12 Month Contract

Does this sound like your next dream role then please send your CV today!

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