Wills & Probate Fee Earner

Location Rotherham
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25000 - £45000 per annum
Contact name: Ross Roberts

Contact email: ross.roberts@craconsultants.com
Job ref: BBBH14804_1668698190
Published: 19 days ago
Wills and Probate Fee earner
Rotherham
Salary: DOE
Full Time

Who are we:
CRA Consulting are a specialist legal / finance recruiter, operating across the UK. CRA works in partnership with reputable law firms / accountancy practices 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/Role:
A regional award-winning law firm based with offices throughout the region are looking for a Private client fee earner. This opportunity is would suit an experienced private client professional with experience managing a mixed caseload consisting of both wills, LPA's and probate matters.
We are looking for someone self-motivated, commercially minded and commercially astute, a team player who has excellent communication skills.

Essential skills
* Experience in wills, trusts, probate and powers of attorney
* Knowledge of the relevant reliefs and tax bands, particularly concerning IHT and CGT
* Experience in drafting suitable wills and trusts
* Experience as a fee earner
* The ability to work well in a team and on your own
* Excellent client handling skills
* Able to organise time and meet set deadlines
* Complying with precedents, letters or documents on the case management system
* Knowledge of the Family Procedure Rules
* The ability to act for claimants, defendants, petitioners, respondents and applicants. with an understanding of litigation in general
* The ability to be forward-thinking and highly motivated
* Computer skills and an eye for detail
* Strong written and oral communication skills
* Genuine interest in all aspects of private client law

Company benefits:
* Excellent working environment
* Progression within the company
* Profit-sharing on cases brought to the firm
* Team building events
* Potential to progress into a senior private client role.

For more information please contact Ross Roberts on 0114 2418030 or email ross.roberts@craconsultants.com