Private Client Solicitor - Head of department

Location
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
Salary
£25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
08 Feb 2017
Ref
13773139/001
Contact
Nisha Jassi
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a Private Client solicitor with ambition?

Are you currently frustrated with the lack of career progression in your current firm and want the opportunity to head a team?

If so this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Please get in touch for a confidential discussion about this opportunity.

Client Details

A highly regarded regional practice with a number of offices throughout the West Midlands.

Description

You would be joining an excellent firm and have the responsibility in taking the department forward.

The firm is long established and has a loyal candidate base - they are very busy and are growing at all levels.

This is a great opportunity to grow the current client base and as the team is relatively small so there is a genuine prospect of progression. The team advises on a full spectrum of private client matters.

The role will include:

  • Advising on wills and trusts, personal tax, probate, attorneys.
  • Providing personal tax advice (income, capital gains and inheritance taxes).
  • Conducting specialist private client, trust and tax planning advice.

Profile

The successful solicitor will be:

  • Be a UK Qualified solicitor
  • Will have at least 4 years PQE* on advising on private client matters.
  • Excellent communication skills in order to provide advice to clients which is clear, practical and technically correct.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Demonstrate a genuine commitment to business development.

*Applications from differing levels of PQE will be considered. However, there is a need to demonstrate the ability to work autonomously.

Job Offer

Competitive plus benefits.