Wills & Probate Solicitor/Legal Executive

Location
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary
DOE
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
11 Nov 2016
Job Title
Lawyer
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Due to continued growth, our client wishes to appoint a Wills & Probate Solicitor or Legal Executive  to work within their highly regarded Wills,Trust & Probate Team based in Sheffield.

The firm have an excellent reputation for client care which is underpinned by a promise to exceed client expectations has helped the firm to grow to become one of the UK’s most successful and respected law firms.

The role is varied and demanding and will primarily involve assisting the partners in providing a quality, efficient, cost effective legal service contributing to the overall profitability of the firm.

You will be responsible for taking initial instructions from the client, advising the client in consultation  ensuring strong and continuous communication is in place with the client at all times.

The successful candidate will work under the supervision of a partner but, must have specialised experience and be able to handle their own caseload.

Candidates must have at least 2 years PQE level experience and ideally have experience of the administration of estates, trusts and taxation of trusts and estates. Applications from candidates with the STEP qualification are especially welcome

In return, our client offers a highly competitive basic salary coupled with an exciting benefits package including a contributory pension scheme, critical illness cover, health cash plan, death in service, and 25 days holiday.