Private Client Solicitor - NQ
Southampton £37,000 – £47,000
My client is one of the UK’s Top 100 law firms with offices thoughout the UK and due to strategic growth they are looking to build on their private client team by recruiting a newly qualified Private Client Solicitor in Southampton. The team has expertise in high end tax and wealth planning, asset management and investment issues.My client is now looking to appoint a NQ Solicitor into their Private Client team based in Southampton. This is a permanent, full-time role, offering excellent benefits and opportunity to develop with a growing team, therefore great opportunity to make your mark, and to progress swiftly up the career ladder! The successful candidate will support team members in taking instructions from clients and acting on behalf of clients to bring the matter to satisfactory conclusion. You will be expexted to participate in the marketing of the team, to promote the team, to maintain and develop existing client relationships, to support the team with marketing activities and to attract new clients.To aim to achieve billing and chargeable hours targets, to control disbursements and debt. To contribute to the implementation of the team’s, and ultimately the firm’s, business plan and to achieve the goals and objectives insofar as they relate to the fee earner as set or envisaged by the Plan. The ideal candidate will possess a Law degree or equivalent - Preferably 2:1 degree. You will have experience in your training contract of Succession and tax and demonstrate good analytical and research skills. It is also important that you can think laterally in relation to solving legal problems and understand information and processes without the need for supervision. On offer is a competitive salary upwards of 37K and a fantastic working culture with excellent benefits.Please contact Jack Smith, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration. Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK’s leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our London legal jobs with confidence. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.