POSITION AVAILABLE – Probate Secretary, Goring

Our client, a respected and well established firm of solicitors, has a new requirement for a legal secretary to provide support in their busy Probate department.

Some recent Probate experience as well as excellent typing and interpersonal skills is essential.

Routine admin work, opening files, photocopying etc.

You will also need a sympathetic and compassionate attitude toward clients due to the nature of the work.

Monday to Friday, full time, office based role but client visits are sometimes necessary so a full driving licence would be beneficial.

Salary according to ability and experience.

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POSITION AVAILABLE – Conveyancing Solicitor, Worthing

Our client, a well established firm of solicitors, has a requirement for an ambitious qualified Residential Conveyancer looking for personal and career growth opportunities to develop the conveyancing department in a small and friendly team.
The successful candidate will join a supportive working environment and demonstrate an interest in building and leading the department. You will have the skills and passion for the development of the business, demonstrating key qualities and an interest in becoming a partner within the firm.
You will be able to undertake all aspects of residential property work, such as:

  • Sales and Purchases
  • Re-mortgages
  • Buy-to-let
  • Transfer of equity
  • Lease extensions
  • Landlord and Tenant

You will:

  • Have excellent IT skills
  • Be able to prioritise your workload efficiently in order to meet tight deadlines
  • Possess excellent communication and client care skills
  • Be able to work well as part of a team with sound leadership skills
  • Have strong attention to detail and be very well organised
  • Provide an excellent service and develop relationships which conform to any service level agreement with a particular client
  • Have the ability to identify potential opportunities for cross referrals to other departments within the firm
  • Have a strong sense of commercial awareness and the ability to build good effective working relationships with local agents
  • Have experience of managing a high-volume caseload of varied property transactions with minimal supervision
  • Be friendly and proactive with a positive attitude
  • Have a strong desire to contribute towards the future development of the team and company

Vacancy Information:

  • Location: Worthing, West Sussex
  • Salary with a bonus scheme
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Working Hours: Monday – Friday (full-time)
  • Flexibility to work from home on some days
  • 25 days holiday per annum

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POSITION AVAILABLE – Private Client Fee Earner, Chichester

Our client, an established firm of solicitors, has a new requirement for either a full or part time Solicitor/Legal Executive/Paralegal at their busy Chichester office.
You will deal with:
-Wills & Lasting Powers of Attorney
-Administration of Estate
-Deputyship Application
-Management of Affairs
-Declarations of Trust
Assist clients with estate and tax planning (using Wills, trusts and lifetime giving), Living Wills, Statutory Wills, preparing Powers of Attorney and undertaking Court of Protection work, dealing with the finances and (if appropriate) making an application for relevant benefits, administration of trusts, information on home care, preserving assets in the event of long-term residential or nursing care, care home contracts.
Employee benefits:
Holiday entitlement is 25 days per annum and increases (after 2 full years) by 1 day per year to a maximum of 30 days; they also close the office over the Christmas break and this period is fully paid (whether a Bank Holiday or a day of work, no need to use your holiday). They offer Private Healthcare cover to all staff after a 3-month probation period. Their auto-enrolment pension scheme is with Legal & General and is a 4% employee contribution plus a 4% employer contribution.)
Salary negotiable.
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POSITION AVAILABLE – Conveyancer, Chichester

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our client’s residential conveyancing department of 6 at their firm in central Chichester. This position is full-time (Mon-Fri, 9-4.30 with a 1/2 hour for lunch) but part-time applications are also welcomed (please specify your suggested days / hours).

Duties include:

-Handle own caseload (Freehold and Leasehold Purchases and Sales, Re-mortgages, Transfer of Equity, Shared Ownership to include Staircasing, New Build Property (inc Help to Buy), Lease Extensions, Leasehold Enfranchisement, Equity Release).

-Business development: Building good relations and regular communications with local estate agents and contacts.

-CQS update training / AML training.

Note: Redbrick case management system is used by all the conveyancing department

Salary negotiable

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POSITION AVAILABLE – Fee Earner Family Law, Chichester

We are looking for a Fee-Earner (Solicitor with 1-5 years PQE or CILEX equivalent) to join our Client’s busy Litigation department in Chichester.

The caseload will be Family Law (mainly Divorce and someChildren Matters); further details below.

FAMILY – Their Family Law Fee-earners assist clients with:

-Divorce and Separation, Dissolution of Civil Partnerships
-Family matters generally
-Financial disputes upon divorce
-Residence and contact disputes for children
-Fixed Fee Divorces
-Civil Partnership matters
-Prenuptial and Cohabitation Agreements
-Issues arising from the breakdown of a relationship
-Disputes between unmarried couples
-Emergency remedies including Occupation and Non-Molestation Orders, Injunctions
-Resolving issues regarding finances including properties, income, pensions both for married couples and cohabitees
-Dealing with issues that arise in relation to children including financial support for them
-Disputes between unmarried couples including property disputes and cohabitation agreements
-International children disputes
-Collaborative resolutions
-Interviews are available for preliminary advice and an assessment of the merits of a case
-General Family matters
-Advice on alternative methods to reduce disputes such as mediation and collaborative law

Salary from £30k + per annum depending on ability experience

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POSITION AVAILABLE – Private Client Fee Earner, Chichester

Our client, an established firm of solicitors, has a new requirement for either a full or part time Solicitor/Legal Executive/Paralegal at their busy Chichester office.
You will deal with:
-Wills & Lasting Powers of Attorney
-Administration of Estate
-Deputyship Application
-Management of Affairs
-Declarations of Trust
Assist clients with estate and tax planning (using Wills, trusts and lifetime giving), Living Wills, Statutory Wills, preparing Powers of Attorney and undertaking Court of Protection work, dealing with the finances and (if appropriate) making an application for relevant benefits, administration of trusts, information on home care, preserving assets in the event of long-term residential or nursing care, care home contracts.
Employee benefits:
Holiday entitlement is 25 days per annum and increases (after 2 full years) by 1 day per year to a maximum of 30 days; they also close the office over the Christmas break and this period is fully paid (whether a Bank Holiday or a day of work, no need to use your holiday). They offer Private Healthcare cover to all staff after a 3-month probation period. Their auto-enrolment pension scheme is with Legal & General and is a 4% employee contribution plus a 4% employer contribution.)
Salary negotiable.
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POSITION AVAILABLE – Private Client Solicitor, Chichester

Join our client’s department of twelve staff (to work either full-time (Mon-Fri, 9-4.30 with a 1/2 hour for lunch) or part-time, suggest the hours of work that would suit you) , caseload as follows:

-Wills & Lasting Powers of Attorney

-Administration of Estate

-Deputyship Application

-Management of Affairs

-Declarations of Trust

Assist clients with estate and tax planning (using Wills, trusts and lifetime giving), Living Wills, Statutory Wills, preparing Powers of Attorney and undertaking Court of Protection work, dealing with the finances and (if appropriate) making an application for relevant benefits, administration of trusts, information on home care, preserving assets in the event of long-term residential or nursing care, care home contracts.

All of our team in this department have completed Dementia Friends training; we also encourage fee-earners to be Solicitors for the Elderly.

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Holiday entitlement is 25 days per annum and increases (after 2 full years) by 1 day per year to a maximum of 30 days; they also close the office over the Christmas break and this period is fully paid (whether a Bank Holiday or a day of work, no need to use your holiday). They offer Private Healthcare cover to all staff after a 3-month probation period. Their auto-enrolment pension scheme is with Legal & General and is a 4% employee contribution plus a 4% employer contribution).

Salary negotiable.

Rustington Recruitment is an employment agency.

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POSITION AVAILABLE – Conveyancing Solicitor, Chichester

Our client, a law firm in central Chichester, is looking for an experienced and qualified conveyancer to join their Conveyancing department, as follows:

-Handling own caseload (with support – each fee-earner has their own member of support staff):

Freehold and Leasehold Purchases and Sales

Re-mortgages

​Transfer of Equity

​Shared Ownership to include Staircasing

​New Build Property (inc Help to Buy)

​Lease Extensions

From first-time buyers purchasing their first home to experienced property investors dealing with the purchase of complex high-value properties. The conveyancing team use the Redbrick case management system.

Note: Experience of handling matters in Leasehold Enfranchisement, also Equity Release, is an advantage but is not essential

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS:

-25 days of holiday per annum, which increases after 2 years by one day each year up to a maximum of 30 days

-Private Healthcare cover after a 3-month probationary period (with AXA PPP)

Salary negotiable.

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POSITION AVAILABLE – Conveyancing Solicitor, Worthing

Our client, a well established firm of solicitors, has a requirement for an ambitious qualified Residential Conveyancer with 3+ years PQE looking for personal and career growth opportunities to develop the conveyancing department in a small and friendly team.
The successful candidate will join a supportive working environment and demonstrate an interest in building and leading the department. You will have the skills and passion for the development of the business, demonstrating key qualities and an interest in becoming a partner within the firm.
You will be able to undertake all aspects of residential property work, such as:

  • Sales and Purchases
  • Re-mortgages
  • Buy-to-let
  • Transfer of equity
  • Lease extensions
  • Landlord and Tenant

You will:

  • Have excellent IT skills
  • Be able to prioritise your workload efficiently in order to meet tight deadlines
  • Possess excellent communication and client care skills
  • Be able to work well as part of a team with sound leadership skills
  • Have strong attention to detail and be very well organised
  • Provide an excellent service and develop relationships which conform to any service level agreement with a particular client
  • Have the ability to identify potential opportunities for cross referrals to other departments within the firm
  • Have a strong sense of commercial awareness and the ability to build good effective working relationships with local agents
  • Have experience of managing a high-volume caseload of varied property transactions with minimal supervision
  • Be friendly and proactive with a positive attitude
  • Have a strong desire to contribute towards the future development of the team and company

Vacancy Information:

  • Location: Worthing, West Sussex
  • Salary with a bonus scheme
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Experience: 3+ years’ PQE.
  • Working Hours: Monday – Friday (full-time)
  • Flexibility to work from home on some days
  • 25 days holiday per annum

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POSITION AVAILABLE – Conveyancing Assistant, Bognor Regis

Our client has a new requirement for an experienced legal secretary to assist a Legal Executive in their busy Residential Conveyancing department at their office in Bognor Regis.

Recent domestic conveyancing experience is essential.

Full time, permanent position.

Salary negotiable.

Rustington Recruitment is an employment agency.

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