Talbots
12 Oct, 2021
Main purpose and objectives You will be expected to build and manage a caseload, advising clients on a full range of commercial property matters including, but not limited to: freehold/leasehold acquisitions and sales, new leases and lease renewals and re-mortgages. To work as part of a team, offering pragmatic commercial property advice and providing corporate support to corporate & commercial colleagues in the sales and purchases of businesses operating from commercial premises. You will draft and review various legal documents and liaise and communicate with clients and other professionals, providing tailored advice and building strong professional relationships along the way. To be actively involved in the development of the department - this will include networking, strengthening existing client relationships and winning new business. Key tasks and responsibilities Able to take a commercial approach, sound drafting skills; Good listening and problem...
Talbots Hagley Road, Stourbridge DY8 1QH, UK Full time
12 Oct, 2021
Main purpose and objectives Delivering legal advice in relation to commercial litigation matters, the successful candidate will work as part of multi-disciplinary team acting for commercial clients and individuals. Acting for local and national clients on a full-range of matters, the team comprises administrators, paralegals, trainee solicitors, lawyers, associates and directors combining strong generalist knowledge and niche areas of specialism. Key tasks and responsibilities Advising individuals and business clients on a full range of disputes ranging from debt recovery, property litigation, shareholder disputes, warranty disputes, partnership disputes contract disputes, professional negligence claims and general commercial litigation; Ensure compliance with SRA, Lexcel, Law Society Quality Scheme standards, SARs and accounting requirements; Any other duties deemed to be within the capability of the post holder. Essential Competencies Experience (NQ - 3...
Talbots Stourbridge DY8 Full time
12 Oct, 2021
Main purpose and objectives Playing an integral role in the residential property department, the main purpose of the job is to offer clients timely, succinct and accurate legal guidance on a broad range of residential property matters including more specialist matters and to assist with the future development of the department. Talbots offers conveyancers a supported and valuable role within an established department to take their next step in their career in conveyancing. Key tasks and responsibilities Conduct and manage cases from instruction through to post-completion; Maintain and develop strong client relationships with a wide range of clients and introducers; Manage a full caseload of varying value and complexity, advising on a range of residential property matters including but not limited to: sales and purchases of leasehold and freeholds, registered titles and unregistered titles, re-mortgages, plot purchases, transfers of equity, part-exchange work and...
Talbots Wolverhampton Street, Dudley DY1 1DB, UK Full time
12 Oct, 2021
£15,810 - £16,850 yearly
If you’re clear-headed, methodical and with a good head for figures then you’ll enjoy the role of Finance Administrator. Working as part of an established and busy Finance Team your responsibilities will depend on your current (and potential) skills and your previous experience. Training on Solicitors Accounts Rules and the Company’s Case Management System (SOS Connect) will be provided for candidates without previous experience of working in a law firm or with this software. You will be expected to undertake some or all of the following tasks depending on your skills and experience: · Reconciling client statements; · Client cheque postings; · Printing client cheques; · Processing card payments over the phone; · Posting and paying supplier statements; · File invoices and statements; · Deal with client and colleague enquiries; · Process staff expenses; · Ensure compliance with SRA, Lexcel, Law Society Quality Scheme standards, SARs and accounting requirements; · Any other duties...
Talbots Kidderminster DY10 2AX, UK Full time
12 Oct, 2021
£15,810 - £16,850 yearly
Job description The key purpose of this role is to provide accurate and timely administrative and telephone support to lawyers, trainee solicitors and paralegals in our litigation, PI and employment law teams. Administrators are expected to be well organised, able to multi-task and to manage changing priorities with a pro-active approach to their work. Administrators use the case management system (SOS) and MS Office applications to undertake a range of administrative duties in a paper-light working environment. Key tasks and responsibilities   (full training will be given) Undertake file opening procedures in an accurate and timely manner; Document preparation or formatting; Archiving procedures; Preparation of bundles and other court documents; Copying, scanning and distribution of documents; Diary management including adding / updating key dates and the booking and scheduling of client appointments; handling of confidential information, and liaising with...
Talbots Hagley Road, Stourbridge DY8 1QH, UK Full time
12 Oct, 2021
£40,000 - £55,000 yearly
An experienced employment lawyer (5 years PQE+) is required to take a leading role alongside our commercial and litigation team to maintain and further develop the Company’s employment law and HR service offering. The employment team advise employer and employee clients on privately funded matters. The ideal candidate will be a strong generalist with experience of dealing with the full range of HR and employment law matters. Experience of reviewing service provision, leadership / mentoring and a genuine interest in business development is essential. Essential Knowledge and Experience Advising employees and employers, in the private and public sector, on a range of employment problems including: a) grievance and disciplinary proceedings; b) redundancy selection and consultation; c) collective consultation d) unfair and constructive dismissal; e) discrimination and harassment; f) TUPE; g) contracts of employment, policies and handbooks; h) ill health absence...
Talbots Hagley Road, Stourbridge DY8 1QH, UK Full time
12 Oct, 2021
£25,000 - £40,000 yearly
Main purpose and objectives You will be expected to build and manage a caseload, advising clients on a full range of residential development (commercial property) matters. To work as part of a team, offering pragmatic advice. You will draft and review various legal documents and liaise and communicate with clients and other professionals, providing tailored advice and building strong professional relationships along the way. To be actively involved in the development of the department - this will include networking, strengthening existing client relationships and winning new business. Key tasks and responsibilities Able to take a commercial approach, sound drafting skills;  Good listening and problem solving skills - a logical thinker with the ability to communicate technical issues at all levels; Motivated, outgoing, organised individual with a structured reliable approach to both resolving issues and developing solutions; To assist, conduct and manage...
Talbots Hagley Road, Stourbridge DY8 1QH, UK Full time
12 Oct, 2021
£25,000 - £40,000 yearly
Main purpose and objectives To undertake a full range of wills, trusts and estates work on behalf of private clients. Manage own caseload. Assist on files managed by senior lawyers in the team. Involvement with business development activities. Key tasks and responsibilities To manage and assist on a varied caseload, advising clients on a full range of associated matters including work on: Drafting and preparation of standard and complex wills, including those utilising trusts to assist with more complex family situations; IHT/CGT Planning; Preparation of Powers of Attorney to include registration of EPAs and LPAs; Court of Protection practice; Administration of taxable and non-taxable estates; Deeds of Variation; Establishing, administering and terminating trusts and settlements; Able to take a commercial approach, sound drafting skills; Good listening and problem solving skills - a logical thinker with the ability to communicate technical...
Talbots Hagley Road, Stourbridge DY8 1QH, UK Full time
12 Oct, 2021
£20,000 - £30,000 yearly
Main purpose and objectives The primary purpose is to support the Marketing Manager execute the sales and marketing strategies in line with the Company’s Strategic Business Plan. This is a varied, challenging and relational role to drive internal and external engagement and raise brand awareness in the marketplace. The role will be focused on supporting comms and engagement improvements, increase marketing bandwidth as we target new channels and geographies. The role will also lead on some of the charity partner engagement and associated project activity. Key tasks and responsibilities To deputise for the Marketing Manager, and support all sales, comms, engagement and marketing activities. To ensure that all marketing, promotional literature is up to date, compliant, and is available for multiple use across print, email, social media. Identify new networking opportunities that grow our business geography or functional reach, delivery from concept to hosting...
Talbots Stourbridge DY8 Full time
12 Oct, 2021
£18,000 - £22,000 yearly
Main purpose and objectives The main purpose of the role is to provide typing and administrative support to our Trusts & Estates Department. Key tasks and responsibilities · Digital dictation and insertion of dictation into letters and forms; · Administering client matters using SOS case management system; · Client care and excellent customer service; · Meeting speculative clients on an exploratory basis and answering generic queries; · Assisting with Will Preparation; · Registering and drafting of LPAs and EPAs; · Assisting with straightforward estates; · Drafting IHT 205 forms; · Administering liquidation of assets and distribution of the estate; · Any other duties deemed to be within the capability of the post holder. Essential competencies · Familiar with the legal administration of Probate, Wills, Trusts and Estates; · Passionate about giving outstanding client care and service; · Excellent interpersonal and team working skills; ·...
Talbots Wolverhampton Street, Dudley DY1 1DB, UK Full time
12 Oct, 2021
£15,810 - £16,850 yearly
Main purpose and objectives Conveyancing Administrators work as part of a first-line team providing accurate and timely administrative and telephone support to the conveyancing teams. These entry-level roles offer candidates with little or no work experience in conveyancing (or the law) a supported and valuable role within an established department and the first step in their career in conveyancing. Key tasks and responsibilities Administrators are expected to undertake some or all of the following tasks depending on their skills and experience: To answer the telephone and deal proactively with a wide range of queries; To make introductory calls to clients and agents; Update and follow-up clients, agents and third parties by telephone and email; Collect post and DX from reception and distribute to conveyancers; Scan and allocate unclaimed daily post and DX to conveyancers; Responsible for taking daily post and DX at the end of the day (on rota basis); To...
Talbots Wolverhampton Street, Dudley DY1 1DB, UK Full time