My client is seeking an experienced Solicitor or Legal Executive to join their team as Head of Department in their Sunderland county of Tyne and Wear offices.
This is a full time position and the successful candidate will have at least 5 years' experience of private client work. To include:
• Wills • Powers of attorney • Probate & Estate Administration • Experienced in dealing with Trust & Court of Protection
• Drafting of Wills and Codicils to include complex Wills • Preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney • Drafting Deeds of Variation • Probate applications • Deputyship Applications to the Court of Protection • Inheritance Tax and succession planning • Participating in networking and practice development activities.
• 5 years+ experience in Wills & Probate work; • Good communication skills • Track of record of achieving career, financial (including fee targets) and business development goals; • Enthusiasm to engage in networking and practice development activities; • Client focused and practical; • Demonstrable ability and keen to build and maintain client and referral relationships; • Excellent administration and organisational skills; • Professional but friendly and approachable personality.
Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal and Financial Recruitment.
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