PRIVATE CLIENT FEE EARNER FTC

Location
Royal Leamington Spa
Salary
commensurate with experience
Posted
04 Jan 2017
Closes
01 Feb 2017
Ref
CW24352D
Contact
Charlotte Waters
Job Title
Legal Executive
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Highly regarded practice seeks talented Private Client Fee Earner for 12 months FTC in Warwickshire!

The Firm
A well-regarded practice with numerous accreditations including Lexcel, our client was established more than 30 years’ ago and has since grown at a steady pace, organically and through successful mergers. Providing a comprehensive range of legal services to commercial and individual clients across the West Midlands, UK and internationally, they pride themselves on their ability to deliver advice in a straightforward, practical and approachable manner. With a commitment to motivation and training of staff they attract and retain expert lawyers and dedicated support staff.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a talented Private Client Fee Earner for a 12 month fixed term contract, starting immediately. Able to hit the ground running, the successful Fee Earner will manage a varied caseload under supervision, ensuring high levels of client care and service at all times. Duties will include: attending clients and taking instructions; will drafting; preparing Powers of Attorney; tax planning; storage of wills; simple probates and; preparation of bills. In addition the successful Private Client Fee Earner will be keen to assist with departmental marketing initiatives as required.

The Candidate
You must be a Legal Executive or Paralegal with a minimum of two years’ experience gained within Private Client;
You will be available for 12 months, starting immediately;
You will be technically competent with knowledge of wills, estate administration and powers of attorney;
You will have excellent communication and client care skills;
You will be able to organise your own workload to meet tight deadlines;
You will have strong IT skills with particular knowledge of Microsoft Office applications;
You will be personable, professional and highly numerate;
You will hold a full driving license and have access to your own car.

PRIVATE CLIENT FEE EARNER FTC