Legal Jobs Kent

Legal Cashier Permanent, Canterbury Kent

Practice Support, Practice Support £21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021399
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Legal Cashier
 
A new opportunity for a legal cashier has arisen in a law firm in their office in Canterbury. They require a legal cashier with legal experience, a good working knowledge of the Solicitor's Accounts Rules (SAR's) and the conveyancing process to join an accounts team of five people.
 
The Firm
A regional multi disciplined  private practice with a strong client base across south and south east Kent.
 
The Role
 
·To print and sort transaction instructions sent via e-mail to Accounts Forms
·To accurately input all client/office credits, debits and transfers, with occasional nominal postings;
·To handle all property transactions - checking of completion statements, keying of payments onto Bankline, checking of back-up documents and that all internal procedures have been followed.
·To be the main firm contact point for distribution of payment codes.
·Maintain Bankline CHAPS/Faster Payments templates for all regular payees, adding and removing as necessary.
·To take Visa/Mastercard payments over the telephone and produce receipts for both fee earners and clients.
·Assist Accounts Manager in weekly Cashiers' report to ensure all transfers are made within 14 day limit.
·Respond to queries from fee earners and secretaries; providing support and training as required or escalate to Accounts Manager as appropriate;
·To produce cheques and sort for second signature where necessary and send to correct branch
·Annual archiving of accounts records and update of manual records;
·Process petty cash reconciliations for all branches;
·Processing credit card statements in the absence of the Accounts Manager.
·To provide cover for the purchase ledger postings in the absence of the Accounts Manager.
·To provide cover for the production of the Business Cashflow in the absence of the Accounts Manager.
·To complete such tasks as required to support the Accounts Department, including filing, photocopying, and other general office duties
·To process all transactions speedily and accurately in accordance with SAR's, Anti Money Laundering and Cyber Crime policies and procedures;
 
The Candidate
A competent legal cashier with previous legal cashier experience gained in an accounts department of a private practice law firm.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, Ashford Kent

Solicitor, Employment £33k - 36k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021099
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Employment Solicitor
 
An employment solicitor from NQ to 2 years PQE is required by a law firm in Ashford, Kent.
 
The Firm
A regional firm with offices in South East Kent recognised by legal commentators for excellent legal advice.
 
The Role
Advising and assisting the Firm's clients on a range of employment matters including contracts of employment, staff handbooks, settlement agreements, redundancies, discrimination complaints etc.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Employment Solicitor from NQ to 2 years PQE - must have trained in employment law. Salary to £36,000.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client lawyer Permanent, Canterbury Kent

Solicitor, Private Client £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000020882
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Private Client Lawyer
 
A private client department of a law firm in Canterbury require an experienced Private Client Lawyer. The Private Client Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with 2 to 5 years PQE.
 
The Firm
A regional private practice providing clients legal advice across Kent and the South East. The firm are Partner led and encourage staff to progress with the firm providing excellent support and guidance.
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer role will require managing a case load of files involving; Wills, Probate Lasting Powers of Attorney, Inheritance Tax Planning, Court of Protection, Trusts and Estate Administration. Reporting to the Partner and head of department the Private Client Lawyer will manage a case load of their own.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with approximately 2 to 5 years PQE in running a private client case load involving matters such as Powers of Attorney, Inheritance Tax Planning, Estate Management, Trusts and Wills.
 
 
 Salary dependent upon experience £35,000 to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client lawyer Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Private Client £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021469
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Private Client Lawyer
 
A private client department of a law firm in South East Kent require an experienced Private Client Lawyer. The Private Client Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with 2 to 5 years PQE.
 
The Firm
A regional private practice providing clients legal advice across Kent and the South East. The firm are Partner led and encourage staff to progress with the firm providing excellent support and guidance.
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer role will require managing a case load of files involving; Wills, Probate Lasting Powers of Attorney, Inheritance Tax Planning, Court of Protection, Trusts and Estate Administration. Reporting to the Partner and head of department the Private Client Lawyer will manage a case load of their own.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with approximately 2 to 5 years PQE in running a private client case load involving matters such as Powers of Attorney, Inheritance Tax Planning, Estate Management, Trusts and Wills.
 
 
 Salary dependent upon experience £35,000 to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Royal Tunbridge Wells Kent

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021444
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Private Client Solicitor
 
A law firm in Tunbridge Wells, Kent has a requirement for a Private Client Solicitor with 3+ years PQE to manage a Private Client caseload.
 
The Firm
Based in Tunbridge Wells and offering legal services to both individuals and business. The firm employs some very experienced lawyers across a variety of legal disciplines.
 
The Role
The Private Client Solicitor role will require working with minimal supervision on a Private Client case load involving a variety of Private Client matters such as Wills, Probate, Estate Administration, Powers of Attorney and court of Protection. The role will require the Private Client Solicitor  to participate in networking, marketing and business development within the department.
 
The Candidate
The Private Client Solicitor will have at least 3 years PQE. A proven biller capable of reaching financial targets. Previous business development or networking experience. Strong communication skills are required.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Ashford Kent

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021398
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Residential Conveyancer
 
A Residential Conveyancer position is available within a residential conveyancing team in a law firm based in Ashford, Kent.
 
The Firm
A regional private practice providing clients legal advice across Kent and the South East. The firm are Partner led and encourage staff to progress with the firm providing excellent support and guidance.
 
The Role
The Residential Conveyancer will be required to manage a case load of freehold and leasehold transactions; both sales and purchases including new build and help to buy, dealing with re-mortgages, preparing and advising on transfers of equity. The work will also require preparing and advising on residential tenancy agreements. The role involves assisting in the identification and development of new business opportunities for the department, through networking with local estate agents and other referrers. There will be a need to attend various public events in the local community as the Department's representative. This Residential Conveyancer role requires providing your own secretarial duties, subject to work volumes.
 
 The Candidate
An experienced and competent Residential Conveyancer with at least 2 years experience in running freehold and leasehold property transactions.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancer Permanent, Kent Kent

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £28k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021468
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Residential Conveyancer
 
A busy residential conveyancing team in Kent requires an experienced residential conveyancer with an ability to manage a full case load on a 5 day per week, full time basis.
 
The Firm
A Kent law firm with a number of offices strategically placed throughout the county. They've been established for many years and offer legal services to clients throughout the South East.
 
The Role
The residential conveyancer will manage a full range of residential conveyancing files from instruction through to post completion dealing with sales, purchase, remortgages and equity release for freehold and leasehold properties.
 
The Candidate
This is a fast paced environment, strong organisational and communication skills essential, The successful residential conveyancer may be a legal executive, legal assistants or licensed conveyancer with a minimum of 1 years experience in conveyancing required.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021447
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Litigation Solicitor
 
A highly regarded law firm is seeking to appoint an experienced Civil Litigation Solicitor or Legal Executive to handle an increasing Litigation work load.
 
The Firm
A law firm with a long who have developed a wide client base throughout the south east region. The firm are fully accredited and focus heavily upon providing quality, affordable legal advice.
 
The Role
The Litigation solicitor will be required to manage a wide range of litigation case involving matters such as
 Landlord and Tenant, personal injury cases, general consumer litigation, employment and negligence claims.
 
The Candidate
They are looking for a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with drive, enthusiasm and the ability to market the services of the practice.The qualified Litigation Solicitor or LegalExecutive will have at least 3 years post qualification experience. This is an excellent opportunity with good career prospects for the right candidate.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £44k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021466
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Property Litigation Solicitor
 
This property litigation solicitor role is with a Kent law firm and will offer the successful property litigation solicitor the opportunity to continue dealing with high quality work and excellent long term career prospects.
 
 
The Firm
A regional law firm with a strong client base across the South East of England. The firm provide a wide range of legal services to clients and enjoy good representation across legal directories.
 
The Role
The property litigation department are looking for a property litigation solicitor who can demonstrate good property litigation of at least 1 year PQE and dispute resolution experience. The Property Litigation Solicitor will manage a varied case load on behalf of a range of property clients including investors, developers and individuals involving boundary, dilapidations, lease, rent and construction disputes.
 
The Candidate
The Property Litigation Solicitor will have trained and worked in a regional or City firm and will enjoy the prospect of working in a technically challenging role offering excellent qualities of work. Strong academics and excellent communication skills are essential.
 
 Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Commercial Property £38k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021446
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Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A highly regarded law firm is seeking to appoint an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor or Legal Executive to handle an increasing Commercial Property work load.
 
The Firm
A law firm with a long who have developed a wide client base throughout the south east region. The firm are fully accredited and focus heavily upon providing quality, affordable legal advice.
 
The Role
 This is a great opportunity for a commercial property solicitor to manage a case load  of sale and purchases, development agreements and options contracts, new leases and lease renewals. Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 
The Candidate
This Commercial Property Solicitor role would suit a confident and enthusiastic solicitor or legal executive with drive, enthusiasm and the ability to market the services of the practice. The qualified Commercial Property Solicitor will have at least 2 years post qualification experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Corporate £50k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021370
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Corporate Solicitor  
 
A law firm with an office Kent have a vacancy for a corporate solicitor to join their busy and very experienced Corporate team.
 
The Firm
this Corporate Department is leading by a highly experienced Partner with an excellent pedigree and the team provide outstanding legal services to clients throughout the regional and on a national basis. The firm have a long history and employ many talented lawyers across departments.
 
The Role
The successful Corporate Solicitor will be given the opportunity to work on all aspects of corporate work including corporate finance, joint ventures, public and private mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital. You will be given early responsibility for running matters, building client relationships and business development.
 
The Candidate
The Corporate Solicitor will have trained with a highly respected law firm, preferably a city, national or strong regional law firm and have an excellent academic background and a minimum 2 years PQE.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


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