Our client has a great new opportunity for a Head of Wills and Probate at their law firm in central Chichester.
A Private Client fee-earner (5+ years PQE) is required to manage and run this department, as follows:
You will play a vital role in managing a team of 10 (fee-earners & support staff) bringing out the very best from your team with enthusiasm, drive, team spirit and a genuine belief in providing the best service you can for your clients in what is often a highly stressful time of their lives. You will be covering the following Private Client areas:
Powers of Attorney
Assisting the Elderly Client
Trusts and Estate Planning
Hold monthly department meetings to discuss business development / marketing ideas, targets, new matters, workload
Encourage your team to achieve monthly targets
SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED:
Qualified fee-earner (Solicitor or CILEX) with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in this legal area
STEP qualification would be an advantage
Working on a full time basis with 33 days annual leave per year (including bank holidays), which increase after 2 years by one day each year up to a maximum of 38 days
Private Healthcare cover after a 3-month probationary period (with AXA PPP)
Rustington Recruitment is an employment agency.