Commercial Property Solicitor

Recruiter
Wise Employment
Location
Somerset
Posted
17 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Residential Property Solicitor

Contract: Fulltime | Permanent

Salary: DOE

Location: Taunton

Our client is a top 200 law firm with an excellent reputation, due to continued growth they are looking for someone to join their Taunton office.

You key focus will be to keep developing and expanding the Firm’s client base in the relevant area of practice.

Your role will consist of the following:

Undertake with minimal supervision varied, high-quality caseload, including:
Commercial Leases (acting for landlords, tenants, and funders)
Property Development (options; conditional contracts; promotional agreements and overages, together with planning and infrastructure agreements)
Purchase and sale of business and investment portfolios (working alongside corporate team on business disposals and acquisitions
Finance and refinance
All aspects of work relating to renewables
Develop and expand department’s client base by identifying and targeting opportunities that will realise a strategic focus towards securing and building new relationships/quality work
Actively network and raise profile of the Firm locally, attending local functions and community events
Identify, develop and maintain key relationships with local quality business sources
Develop strong client relationships and conduct effective case and transaction management in accordance with the client’s instructions and all appropriate law and practice
Achieve financial KPIs including fee income, recording of chargeable time, and management of lock-up
Nurture existing client relationships and demonstrate understanding of clients’ needs
Demonstrate technical excellence
Demonstrate a clear understanding of the obligations relating to the SAR
Actively promote the image and ethos of the Firm

The ideal candidate will be:

Maximum 7 years PQE
Appreciation of appropriate pricing and commerciality
Business development aptitude
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Excellent IT skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Demonstrate enthusiasm
Highly driven

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly successful firm and we urge you to apply immediately if you feel that you fit the above specification.

You can contact Jason on (phone number removed) or email

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