23 Feb, 2018

Commercial Property Lawyer - South coast law firm

  • Frettens Solicitors
  • Christchurch, UK
Full time Lawyer Solicitor

Job Description

Frettens is looking for a Commercial Property Lawyer to join their well respected Commercial Property Team in Christchurch. This is a permanent position and the ideal candidate would be able to work full time.

Core values - what we look for in all Frettens staff:

Someone who:

  • Is IT literate and confident in learning new processes
  • Has consistently friendly, approachable conduct
  • Doesn’t use jargon with clients
  • Co-operates with colleagues from all teams
  • Enjoys working as part of a team, helping and supporting others
  • Has the ability to work calmly, even under pressure
  • Takes personal pride in their work and responsibility for issues
  • Maintains appropriate client contact

Essential qualities:

We welcome applications from people with the following essential skills, attributes and experience:

  • A qualified solicitor/ FCILEx with 3+ years’ PQE 
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Able to convey information accurately and articulately, both verbally and in writing
  • Able to motivate oneself to meet / exceed targets
  • Able to work independently and manage a caseload
  • Able to structure own workload, making best use of resources and time
  • Returns clients calls
  • Aims to sell Frettens on service and values (rather than price alone) and follow up on viable enquiries
  • Has a nurturing and supportive approach to relevant team members reporting in
  • Takes ownership and responsibility for issues

Desirable talents:

The following abilities would also be desirable:

  • Marketing and networking skills
  • Ability to negotiate and influence
  • Can communicate effectively at all levels
  • Ability to adapt and respond to changes
  • Anticipates clients future needs, sees opportunities for other teams and makes suitable introductions
  • Ability to meet new clients and win new business

Salary and benefits:

Salary is negotiable dependent on experience. Frettens offers a generous benefits package (read full list) which includes private healthcare, life insurance, pension contribution, flexi-time and free / subsidised parking.


PQE 3  

Competitive Salary



Real Estate  

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