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Date Added: Thu 04/04/2024

Wills And Probate Fee Earner

Matlock, DE4, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £30000 - £50000/annum

Wills and Probate Fee Earner | Buxton | Full Time | £30k to 50K P.A D.O.E

Wills and Probate Fee Earner

Founded in the early 1900s, a specialized legal practice that has continually evolved to offer a first-class service to their clients, both new and old in over the last 100 years is able to combine local knowledge with up-to-date legal practices and technology to ensure that your needs are met, and your expectations fulfilled.

They handle legal matters that involve employment, inheritance, commercial property, moving homes, preparation and implementation of wills, personal and business debt collection and business advice

They are now looking to recruit a Wills and Probate Solicitor/Experience Fee Earner to join their team of experts in legal advice in their Buxton Office.

Key Responsibilities:

* Efficient administration and billing to include meeting agreed targets.

* Conduct regular reviews of debts, work in progress and disbursements and to understand the importance of good and accurate time recording.

* Keeping up to date with changes and developments in the law as part of continuing professional development (CPD).

* Attend client meetings and deliver clear, concise, and professional legal advice and work in accordance with firm policies and regulatory requirements.

Person Specification:

* Personal effectiveness and self-management; Good communication, organisational and team skills.

* Display a desire to make a wider contribution to the firm.

* Good attention to detail; Flexible and dependable, able to take the initiative.

* Able to remain calm under pressure and work to tight deadlines.

* Conscientious, approachable and enthusiastic.

* Able to quickly build confidence, respect and trust with others.

* A good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.

* Excellent client care skills, with the ability to work with a diverse range of clients.

* Ability to manage a busy workload, prioritising tasks, and meeting deadlines.

The successful candidate must have:

* Excellent communication skills, written and numeracy skills

* Strong planning and organisational skill

* High level of integrity and empathy

* React well under pressure and able to work to deadlines

* The ability to work with confidence, managing own caseload

* Ability to create and nurture relationships with key clients at all levels.

Vacancy Information:

* Location: Buxton/Matlock

* Salary range: £30,000 to £50,000 Per Annum, Depending on Experience

* Job type: Full-time, Permanent

* Job Section: Legal

* Working Hours: Monday to Friday
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