BCL Legal Recruitment
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Private Client Solicitor

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£50,000.00 - 70,000.00
Private Practice
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Permanent role
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BCL is currently assisting a well respected firm during a period of growth to recruit a Senior Associate to join a busy Private Wealth team on a full time, permanent basis.

The role of Senior Associate will focus primarily on pre-death work including wills and estate planning and the ideal candidate will need substantial technical experience within this area. In addition the overriding purpose of the role is to actively generate profitable revenue for the Firm through the delivery of an excellent client service, efficient regulatory working practices and effective supervision of more junior team members.

Job Responsibilities:

- Ensure the retention of good clients through appropriate client management and service delivery
- Contribute to the development of the team business plan and take ownership for the delivery of assigned activities
- Achieve personal utilisation and realisation targets
- Support key events to secure profitable new clients, cross sell opportunities and increase the Firm’s profile
- Ensure clients receive accurate, up-to-date legal advice that takes account of their circumstances and represents "value for money”
- Maintain the integrity of data in key platforms such as Lawsoft, Visualfiles, Worksite and InterAction by ensuring that they are updated in a timely manner
- Set clear objectives for direct reports and actively manage to reinforce strong performance
- Contribute to motivating colleagues to ensure they are engaged in achieving the Firm’s objectives
- Effective use of tools and opportunities (e.g. 1:1s) to maximise the strengths and skills of direct reports
- Provide coaching and training for individuals to maximise talent development

The ideal candidate will:

- Have excellent networking and business development experience.
- Have extensive technical ability
- Work closely with colleagues across the Firm to maximise their potential and provide support during periods of change
- Ensure that the client is at the heart of all activities which generates a valued service outcome in a timely and cost effective manner. Actively supports the retention of existing clients
- Have strong organisation skills & high levels of accuracy
- Communicate in a timely and effective manner at all levels, keeping stakeholders fully informed


The successful person will be given guidance and support to develop their career within our Private Wealth team. For the role of Partner within Private Wealth we offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package; including 30 days annual leave (in addition to bank holidays), pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance, training and development, healthcare scheme, subsidised gym membership, free on-site car parking, on-site cafe, an active social committee and childcare vouchers.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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