• Permanent
  • Sheffield
  • 28000

Team Leader Estate Planning

Team Leader Estate Planning
£28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Sheffield – Hybrid working 
Full Time, Permanent

Who we are:      

CRA Consulting are a specialist legal recruiter, operating across the UK. CRA works in partnership with reputable law firms with either local, regional, national or international presence. We recruit at all levels from board, director and partnership level through to support staff.

For additional information on how we can assist you with your next career move, visit the CRA Consulting Website at www.craconsultants.com.

About the business:

Our client is one the UK’s leading Legal service providers with offices throughout the country. are a renowned legal organisation that operates throughout the UK. The firm are widely acknowledged as a leading practice, being a long-standing member of the legal 500. In addition, the firm boasts some of the most highly regarded legal professionals in their respective areas of practice. The successful candidate will be joining a rapidly expanding, reputable, modern and developing law firm. 

Key responsibilities included in the role as a team leader in Estate planning:

  • Leadership: Direct supervision of 8-10 legal case managers, including regular individual meetings and performance evaluations


  • Case Management: Manage a caseload Wills files related matters efficiently and professionally, ensuring that deadlines are met, and clients are kept informed about the progress of their cases. Effective case allocation and capacity management.


  • Team Performance: Ability to drive team performance in a fast-paced environment. Proficient in building relationships at all organizational levels.


  • Negotiation: Engage in negotiation and mediation processes to achieve favourable outcomes for clients without the need for court intervention whenever possible.


  • Collaboration: Work closely with colleagues, including paralegals, solicitors, and support staff, to ensure a collaborative and supportive work environment.

The organisation will offer you the following employment benefits package:

  • Competitive salary.
  •  Comprehensive development opportunities.
  • Generous pension scheme (up to 10% employer contributions).
  • Annual bonus potential.
  • 28 days of holiday, increasing with service, plus bank holidays.
  • Discounts on products and services.
  • Wagestream access for financial management.
  • Comprehensive support for your well-being. 30 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Insurance scheme
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Discount on legal services
  • Client referral fees
  • Colleague referral fees
  • Hybrid working

To apply, you will be required to meet the following criteria:

  • Experience in leading a team within the legal or related professional service sector.
  • Ability to drive team performance in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication skills, capable of handling complex discussions.
  • Proficient in building relationships at all organizational levels.
  • You will have previous experience in Wills and Probate and be used to managing large teams of people

How to apply:

If this Team Leader  vacancy is of interest, please click the apply button. Alternatively, if you would like to discuss with Rob Addy who is managing this vacancy, call 0114 241 8030 for a confidential discussion.
Are you wanting to review additional career opportunities? Visit our jobs page at www.craconsultants.com/jobs

Additional Information:

CRA Legal follow strict best practice recruitment guidelines monitored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Please note our advertisements use salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

This Team leader  vacancy is very popular with the local legal community, so please apply quickly to ensure your application is considered. As part of our candidate registration and care process we at CRA Legal aim to respond to all successful applications within 2 working days.

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