Conveyancer retrain opportunity - Legal Recruitment Consultant

Recruiter
BCL Legal
Location
Manchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Aug 2019
Closes
02 Oct 2019
Ref
1213025476
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Legal Recruitment Consultant (Associate) - Manchester city centre

ARE YOU A CONVEYANCER OR RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY SOLICITOR?

- Interesting fact - over 60% of our recruitment consultants come from a legal background. Our team is 70 strong and steadily growing.

- 8 of our new BCL recruits for 2019 are from a legal background! Could you be our next hire?

- A career in legal recruitment allows you to leverage the value of your experience in the legal profession, whilst also opening up a new and exciting career path.

- If you're feeling like the law is no longer for you, we can offer you a fresh start in an environment better suited to your skills and aspirations.

- We have currently have 2 specialist conveyancing recruitment desks on offer due to expansion across our conveyancing division in Manchester. You would be joining a 6 strong team (operating within a larger division of 10) with a wealth of conveyancing recruitment experience.

BEING A LEGAL RECRUITER AT BCL:

- You'll attract candidates by drafting advertising copy, as well as by networking, being pro-active on social media and through referrals.

- You'll interview candidates and match them to your clients. You also provide advice to both clients and candidates on salary levels and the current market.

- The role can be challenging, but also exciting as the profession is fast-paced, target driven and demanding.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

- Better earnings - we offer highly competitive basic salaries (up to £28,000) alongside an uncapped bonus scheme. OTE in Y1 is up to £43,000.

- More opportunity to develop business and lead client relationships.

- Greater variety - every day is different in recruitment!

- More autonomy - we work in lateral markets - you would focus on a specific geographical location allowing you to become a specialist.

- A better work/life balance - our standard working hours are: Monday-Thursday 9.00am-6.00pm and Friday 9.00am-5.30pm. Once you are on-board and bedded in, we are open to the idea of flexible working.

- Culture - BCL is a positive, professional and energising place to work! Take a look at our Instagram (@bcllegallife).

- Transparent progression - over 20% of our team were promoted last year.

In Manchester we're currently recruiting for:

1) The conveyancing market across North London and the Northern Home Counties

2) The conveyancing market across South London and the Southern Home Counties

ABOUT YOU:

- You'll be a lawyer working within conveyancing / residential property department.

- You'll be looking to build a long term career in recruitment with a market leader.

- You will need a strong desire to succeed and establish yourself in your market. You must also enjoy working in a high pressure environment.

PLEASE NOTE - this position is NOT suitable for recent law graduates or Paralegals with less than 12 months work experience within the legal sector.

WHY BCL LEGAL?

- This is not a cold calling environment. You understand the legal profession, so our job is to help harness the skills you have and apply them in legal recruitment.

- You'll be given in-depth training and weekly coaching and feedback from your manager/supervisor.

- You'll be given all the necessary tools, tech and process to succeed.

- In addition we offer a host of other benefits, to include 26 days per year annual leave, Westfield health plan, season ticket loans and more!

WHAT TO DO NEXT - If your experience matches the stated criteria for this role, please apply now.

PLEASE ALSO PROVIDE A COVERING LETTER in addition to submitting your CV.

BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.

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