Probate Manager

Job Title: Probate Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Legal Executive
Wills / Probate / Trusts & Tax
Salary: Circa £28,000-£38,000
REF: 589
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: Thursday 30 Jan 2020

In this Probate Manager role you will join a leading Legal 500 Private Client team that has been recognised nationally for the outstanding level of private client work they deal with. Training and support will be provided with this law firm at the prime end of the market. There will also be the opportunity to study for further qualifications.

Probate Manager – Birmingham

The company & role

  • Leading Legal 500 private client team
  • You will be part of a renowned private client team and will be expected to undertake all aspects of Probate work
  • You will advise a range of clients specialising in probate work and estate administration on a wide variety of matters including all aspects of finalising a person's estate, including applications for grants of representation, inheritance tax calculations, dealing with the administration of estates and the distribution of assets and dealing with trusts under a will.
  • Typically you will be involved in acting for wealthy families and individuals, business people and landowners
  • Commutable from West Midlands, Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Solihull, Sutton Coldfield, Black Country


The ideal candidate

  • A Legal Executive or a Probate Manager
  • Proven experience in probate work is preferable
  • This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wishes to assist families at a sensitive time and help them to make what can be a daunting process as painless and smooth as possible, together with developing relationships with clients, not only assisting them with the legal aspects of a loved one's estate, but also negotiating family responsibilities and offering support when you can


Added extras

  • Competitive pay
  • Excellent benefits
  • Exceptional team culture
  • Life Assurance
  • Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Five weeks annual leave
  • Income protection

The next step

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