Private Client Legal Executive

Job Title: Private Client Legal Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Macclesfield
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
REF: 1701
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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In this Private Client Legal Executive role, you will join a leading North West firm at their office in Macclesfield. You will take over an existing and varied caseload and be part of a close-knit and friendly private client team.  

The firm have offered home working in the past and are very flexible, what’s more, if you’re looking to reduce your hours, the firm may be open to the right candidate working a 4-day week. 

This is a great opportunity to join a down-to-earth team, handle interesting and varied work, learn new skills and further develop your career.  

Private Client Legal Executive – Macclesfield  

The company & role   

  • A well-established but forward-thinking practice with several offices across Cheshire and High Peak   

  • You will handle your own mixed caseload of Wills, Probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Inheritance Tax and Court of Protection matters  

  • You will also be expected to undertake business development and marketing activity to help raise the profile of the team  

  • While you will be primarily based in Macclesfield, you will occasionally be required to travel to the firm’s other offices in the High Peak area  

  • The firm support the development of their employees and provide plenty of learning and development opportunities  

  • They are accredited by both Lexcel and The Law Society  

  • Commutable from Macclesfield, Buxton, Congleton, Wilmslow and Stockport  

Added extras and benefits   

  • Generous holiday allowance (increasing with length of service)  

  • Your birthday off  

  • Death in service  

  • Pension  

  • Discretionary bonus  

The ideal candidate  

  • A qualified Private Client Legal Executive with at least 2 years’ PQE  

  • Will have good commercial awareness and experience of business development/marketing  

  • Will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal  

  • Someone with an empathetic, calm and caring nature and fantastic client care skills  

  • Will be able to keep calm and deliver results in a performance-driven environment  

  • May have experience of working with the Proclaim case management system  

How to apply for this Private Client Legal Executive role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Kelly on 03300 245 606 or email   

Kelly is a principal consultant here at Realm and works exclusively within private client and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes from private client boutiques to multi-service national firms. Kelly’s in-depth market knowledge and contacts enable her to match private client solicitors with the right firms and roles for them.  

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