Regulatory Solicitor (NQ-5 PQE)

Job Title: Regulatory Solicitor (NQ-5 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £36,000 - £45,000
REF: 1027
Contact Name: George Molyneux Buckley
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A top 30 firm with an international presence are looking for Regulatory Solicitor to join their close-knit team in Manchester city centre. Working as part of an award-winning team, you will assist senior fee earners and partners and also take responsibility for your own caseload.  

You will be able to flexibly and/or from home and will receive an extensive benefits package. What’s more, the firm has a very good track record of promoting its staff, so this is a fantastic opportunity if you are looking to progress your career. 

Regulatory Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An award-winning international law firm with a hugely impressive infrastructure and a Tier 1 Legal 500 team 

  • The role will involve handling a diverse range of regulatory work, including environmental matters, food and product safety offences, professional disciplinary tribunals and making appeals to OFSTED and the Care Quality Commission. You will also handle some road traffic work 

  • While you will be based in Manchester, you will have the option to work with members of other teams across the country on larger cases 

  • The firm are ranked as a Top 10 Employer for Working Families and Placed 16th in the Social Mobility Employer Index 

  • They also featured in this year’s Stonewall Top 100 list which showcases the best places to work for LGBTQ employees 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, High Peak and Merseyside 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Home working 

  • An excellent benefits package including life insurance, share plan and private medical insurance 

  • Competitive salary 

  • Generous holiday allowance 

  • Genuine progression prospects 

The ideal candidate 

  • An NQ or Regulatory Solicitor or qualified Legal Executive with 0-5 years’ PQE 

  • Will have a background in a wide range of regulatory work and/or road traffic work 

  • Will have good technical, drafting and client skills 

  • Will be keen to develop their skills 

  • An effective team player 

  • Someone who is proactive about developing their expertise and sharing their learning with others 

  • Will be an articulate and confident communicator 

How to apply for this Regulatory Solicitor 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 George on 03300 245 606 or email 

George is a consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of commercial insurance lawyers. He recruits for roles at all levels, from commercial insurance paralegals to partners and works with leading commercial insurance teams across Manchester and the North West. If you’re looking to make a move, George can help you take your next step. 

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