Private Client Solicitor/Trust Manager

England, Suffolk, Ipswich
£40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
17 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Greg Whittaker
Job Title
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Private Client Solicitor - In house - Ipswich - Excellent benefits package within a modern and expanding company

A specialist financial management company based in Ipswich is on the lookout for private client lawyers or specialist trust specialists to join their expanding team.

The successful candidate will be a qualified solicitor or legal executive with a minimum of 2 years PQE and will be joining a team of 8 within the legal team of this company and will be providing advice to the firms clients on all issues relating to their legal and financial affairs such as wills, probate, LPAs, tax and trust planning matters. The STEP qualification would be desirable but not essential.

The recruiting firm has been around for over 20 years and aims to provide a 1 stop shop for all their clients financial needs by providing access to the full range of financial professionals all within the same place such as Financial advisors, tax consultants and solicitors. The emphasis is on all teams working together in providing a top level of service for their clients within the 1 company and there are no time recording targets set for their lawyers and a pressure to bill.

The firm are thriving at the moment and as a result are looking to grow the business considerably in the near future and so now is a great time to get a role within a growing organisation that will offer fantastic progression opportunities for the future.

This role may suit a private client lawyer currently working within private practice that is looking to move to a role within a modern and vibrant company. The firm will offer an excellent salary dependent on experience as well as other great benefits. There is a real emphasis on work life balance with their staff are not expected to put in the hours in excess of the regular working day so this role would be a long way from some law firms that put pressures on lawyers in terms of time recordings or billings as well as expecting them to business develop. This firm takes a very modern and proactive approach to business development and has designated members of staff for these activities.

There may also be opportunities for lawyers looking to specialise in more of the financial side of things such as trusts and tax planning to do so so if this is of interest please get in touch.

Please apply ASAP or feel free to call Greg at QED legal or submit your CV for immediate consideration for this role or submit your CV for immediate consideration. Your details will be treated strictly confidential and will not be forwarded to any other company or firms without your authority first.