Head of Private Client

Job Title: Head of Private Client
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Wills / Probate / Trusts & Tax
Salary: Circa £40,000-£55,000
REF: 469
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email: kelly.reid@realmrecruit.com
Job Published: Friday 28 Jun 2019

A truly impressive opportunity available for a Private Client Solicitor who genuinely wants to succeed in continuing to grow the private client team within this reputable, personal services law firm in South Manchester. Plenty of flexibility to work from home or office, and part-time will also be considered.

Head of Private Client– South Manchester

The company

  • Established almost ten years ago by Partners who previously worked together at a leading, national law firm. The firm has continued to grow from strength-to-strength

  • Working within a paperless office which makes the flexibility to work from home seamless

  • A relaxed office atmosphere

  • Working within a small, existing private client team

  • High staff retention where people have been supported to develop their career within the firm

  • Lots of flexibility whereby you can work from home whenever you like, as long as you still have a presence in the office at least a couple of days a week. However if you would prefer to work in the office full time then that is also available

  • There is an existing caseload available involving a broad range of private client work including wills, trusts, LPA’s, succession/asset protection and tax planning, and estate administration.

  • You will be heavily involved in establishing and maintaining good client relationships

  • Participate in networking and business development initiatives

  • You will be involved in the development and implementation of new business generation initiatives and will be fully supported by the Partners

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Altrincham, Wilmslow, Warrington, Cheshire, Northwich


The ideal candidate

  • Private Client Solicitor with a minimum of circa 4 years PQE

  • Ideally STEP qualified

  • Experience within a broad range of private client work

  • Enjoys business development and networking, with a genuine passion to continue to build on the success of the team

  • Strong IT, organisational and administrative skills

  • Personable, with excellent client care skills

  • An empathetic nature

  • Confident and driven

  • Able to form ideas, working proactively and able to work autonomously


Added extras

  • Competitive pay

  • Bonus scheme

  • Pension

  • Flexibility with working arrangements. Can work from home. No set office hours

  • Part-time or full time

  • Genuine professional development prospects


The next step

To register your interest in this South Manchester based Private Client Solicitor vacancy, select the ‘APPLY’ option. Alternatively, contact Kelly at Realm Recruit.

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