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Private Client Solicitor - Newport

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  • Location:

    Newport

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £34000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Dan Mason

  • Email:

    Dan.mason@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    02921 673747

  • Job ref:

    BH-29250

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    21 July 2022

  • Start date:

    2022-06-20

Private Client Solicitor – Newport
 
A traditional established high street firm are looking for a Private Client Solicitor to take over an existing Partner workload. You will have support from an experienced paralegal/secretary and others in the team. The firm offers homeworking and a true work life balance that you would expect from an established local practice with a fantastic reputation.

This is what you’ll be doing
  • Running a case load of Estate Administration, Wills and Power of Attorney matters with minimal supervision
  • Completing inheritance tax forms
  • Provide advice on Tax, trust, inheritance & capital gains tax and offshore assets
  • Supervising junior members of the team on occasion
The experience you’ll bring to the team
  • A qualified Lawyer / Solicitor
  • Ideally 3-10 years qualified. Exposure to conveyancing files would be an advantage 
  • Competent user of Microsoft Office software and case management system
  • Excellent Client care skills
  • Calm and confident manner to handle potentially challenging matters
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
This is what you’ll get in return
  • A longstanding reputable law firm with a great reputation
  • Secretarial support
  • £34,000- £45,000 as a guide
  • Car park included.
  • Bonus scheme - 30% of fee income received exceeding target (3x salary) per annum (averaged over 2 years).
  • 5 weeks holiday
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Pension scheme
  • Social events
  • Office hours 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday
  • At least 2 days homeworking
Are you up for the challenge?
If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role - then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Daniel Mason at Yolk Recruitment.