Senior Associate Wills and Probate

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££45000 - £77000 per annum
Contact name: Robert Addy

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Published: about 1 month ago
This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual who is keen to develop their own career, as well as build a team, at a successful and independent law firm in Sheffield.

The firm:
The Law firm is a well-established legal practice with offices in Sheffield and Derbyshire. They have an enviable reputation for high quality legal work, specialising in commercial, corporate, commercial property, private client and consumer law.
The firm's culture enables all employees to feel part of a welcoming and inclusive environment. They believe in partnership and teamwork, both with their clients and staff.

The role:
We are seeking an ambitious and well-connected individual to help grow our Private Client services within our Sheffield office.
The ideal candidate will be confident in working independently and will have experience in a broad range of Private Client matters including Wills, Tax and Estate Planning, Probate and Estate Administration, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Trusts.
Strong people management skills and/or supervisory experience would be an advantage, with the role providing an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to build, engage and develop a high performing team.

The candidate:
* Qualified Solicitor or FILEX (10+ years PQE, no upper limit - must be able to work independently)
* STEP qualification would be an advantage, but not essential
* Able to lead a broad range of Private Client work
* Experience of dealing with high-net-worth clients and complex estates would be advantageous
* Strong people management skills and/or supervisory experience
* Commercially minded with business development skills to support plans for growth and to develop your own career.
* Excellent technical, IT, client care and communication skills
* Self-motivated and professional
* A passion to build and maintain strong client relationships
* An effective practical approach to your workload with a good experience of handling own files from start to finish

The offer:
* In exchange for your hard work and commitment, we offer:
* A competitive remuneration package and additional benefits (including private health insurance, group life cover and critical illness)
* Hybrid working
* A supportive and friendly working environment
* The opportunity to work for a firm that prides itself on top quality, complex and challenging work
* Excellent training and development opportunities
* A structured approach to personal development through our competency framework

How to apply:
To apply send a copy of your current cv along with current salary expectations by clicking apply today. Alternatively, please contact Rob Addy on 07378 123456 for more info