17 Apr, 2018

Head of private client

  • Colemans Solicitors LLP
  • Maidenhead, UK
Full time Solicitor

Job Description

    • What we are looking for:

      • Outstanding technical knowledge and experience in wills, estate administration, trusts, tax planning, LPAs and Court of Protection work
      • STEP membership and accreditation
      • Proven management and business development experience in a similar role
      • Minimum 8 years PQE or similar knowledge and experience
      • Ability to manage own varied caseload including work for high net worth clients
      • Great communication skills
      • Commercial acumen
      • A sense of urgency and the desire and ability to deliver work ahead of client expectations

       Key responsibilities of role:

       

      • Management and supervision of other private client fee earners ensuring balanced distribution of work, achievement of billing and other performance targets;
      • Responsibility for maintaining high professional standards of work;
      • Leading the department to ensure provision of organised, client-orientated, efficient and profitable delivery of private client legal services;
      • Strategic reviews of the performance of the department and design and implementation of short, medium and long term plans for improvement and growth of the department;
      • Business development for the team and the firm as a whole through networking, advertising and other marketing to ensure increase in volume of new high quality and profitable work.

       

      This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and commercially minded private client solicitor who is looking to progress their career in a firm that offers a genuinely supportive culture and where striving for excellence in all matters at all times is key.

Experience

PQE 6-9  

Competitive Salary

No

Sector

Private Client  

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