SITUATIONS VACANT

Humphries Kirk 2018 10%

Humphries Kirk is a well-established South Coast law firm with a great reputation for providing professional legal services locally, nationally and beyond.

We can offer you:

  • A competitive salary and package including, contributory pension, life assurance, occupational sick pay and discretionary bonuses.
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • A friendly and supportive working environment
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Opportunities for self-development and career progression
  • A positive work-life balance
  • A great location in which to live and work

We are always open to hearing from accomplished lawyers seeking their next career move and are particularly keen to hear from:

  • Qualified Company Commercial Lawyers
  • Qualified Commercial Land Lawyers

For details of our current opportunities, please Click Here

Alternatively, contact the HR Team via 01929 552141 or send an email with your CV to and one of the team will be in touch!

No Agencies Please

(71021)

Williams Thompson

Family Solicitor

Williams Thompson Solicitors LLP are looking to appoint a Family Solicitor to enhance their family team. Applications are invited at any level of experience above 1 year PQE.  Salary negotiable for the right candidate. 

Please apply in confidence to Suzanne Kadziola attaching a copy of your CV – email address

 

(27921)

Frettens

Wills & Probate | Solicitor or Legal Executive

Frettens is looking for a qualified Lawyer or Chartered Legal Executive (FCILEx) with 5+ years PQE to join our established team in Christchurch.

The successful applicant will be working with experienced members of the team and therefore would be expected to work both with minimal direct day to day supervision and also as part of the wider team. 

The role will involve managing the team in the Christchurch office, with direct access to and support from the head of the department who is mostly based in the firm’s Ringwood office. 

On top of a varied caseload across the entire private client spectrum, the role will involve business development through their own and the firm’s contacts of accountants, financial advisers and other professional referrers. 

The role will suit an experienced practitioner looking to make the next step up, with the short term goal being a push for Partnership.

We are a progressive firm and have worked hard to create a working environment that is flexible, fulfilling, and fun.  See why our team love working with us here.

Click here to see the full job specification.

 

Commercial Property | Solicitor or Legal Executive

Frettens is looking for a qualified Lawyer or Chartered Legal Executive (FCILEx) with 2+ years PQE to join our busy team in Ringwood.

The successful applicant would be working alongside an experienced solicitor in Ringwood but would need to be in a position to run their own caseload independently with some supervision.

The Commercial Property team cover a wide range of matters including landlord and tenant work, acquisitions and disposals and option agreements. There may also be the opportunity to get involved with some of the specialist social housing work. 

The role would also include taking part in business development activities to build up the presence of the Ringwood team.

We are a progressive firm and have worked hard to create a working environment that is flexible, fulfilling, and fun.  See why our team love working with us here.

Click here to see the full job specification.

22.9.21

Coles Miller 2017

Conveyancing Department

We are looking to recruit a lawyer on a full time basis The successful candidate will be based at our Bournemouth Office and work alongside a strong team of conveyancers. If you are about to qualify or newly qualified, this could be the role for you.

You will have knowledge of the conveyancing process from start to finish and be fully IT literate with a working knowledge of accounts and case management systems. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a high standard of client care.

For more information about the role, please contact aclark

Closing date for applications is 30th September

Private Client Department

Our Private Client Department has a fantastic opportunity to join our team at the Poole Office.

The successful candidate will work as part of a team of fee earners who provide a high standard of client care to our clients. This is a fantastic opportunity for somebody who is either newly qualified or 1/2 years post qualification. You will have proven experience working in Probate Law, Power of Attorney, Trusts and Court of Protection Work.

Please send your application along with a CV to  

Closing date for this vacancy is 30th September

22921

Devon and Cornwall Police

Vulnerability Lawyer – Bournemouth

Salary: £36,369 - £40,662 plus market supplement

Devon and Cornwall Police are seeking a qualified solicitor, barrister or FILEX to join our Legal Services Department on a full or part time basis.

You will be providing a comprehensive legal service to the Chief Constables, the Offices of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCCs), and officers and police staff generally of both Devon & Cornwall and Dorset Police Forces.

This role involves duties such as:

  • Representing both Chief Constables at Court hearings.
  • Working with CPS and other partner agencies.
  • Obtaining civil preventative orders to protect the vulnerable and safeguard communities.

To apply through our e-recruitment portal, please visit:

Vulnerability Lawyer - Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police (tal.net)

For an informal discussion of the role, please contact Tara Harrop, Senior Force Legal Advisor on 07894 177163 or

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 28th September 2021 at midday

20921

Dibbens 40%

Solicitor/Legal Executive - Private Client Department

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Solicitor or Legal Executive to join our specialist Private Client Department on a part-time basis with hours to suit the ideal candidate. The role has the real potential to grow and develop the current case load with further opportunities to increase hours to full time, with enhanced experience and greater career development and accreditation

We are a Lexcel accredited firm who offer flexible working with a competitive package, with the added benefit of working alongside a well-regarded team.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Between 3 to 5 years PQE
  • Previous Will drafting experience with associated tax planning knowledge
  • Good rapport with both clients and colleagues and be able to work as a valued member of our team
  • A willingness to network and engage with the local community

The benefits:

  • Flexible part time hours - 14 hours each week (with the potential to increase)
  • Employer Pension contributions
  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive entitlement of annual leave
  • Additional annual leave entitlement for long service
  • Office parking provided 

Applicants should send their CV with a covering letter to Donna Clarke by email to

(6921)

 

Dibbens 40%

Conveyancing Solicitor / Legal Executive

An exciting opportunity has arisen at our Wimborne office for a Solicitor or Legal Executive to join our busy Residential Conveyancing department on a full or part time basis. The role has impressive potential to grow the department further with additional opportunities for career development and accreditation.

We are a Lexcel accredited firm who offer flexible working with a competitive package and the added benefit of working alongside a well-regarded team.

The ideal Candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 5 years PQE
  • A strong Conveyancing background with the ability to drive cases forward with accuracy and speed
  • Good rapport with both clients and colleagues and to be able to work as a valued member of our team
  • A willingness to network and engage with local community

The benefits:

  • Flexible part time hours - 26 hours each week with the potential to increase
  • Competitive salary
  • Employer Pension contributions
  • Attractive entitlement of annual leave
  • Additional annual leave entitlement for long service
  • Office parking provided 

Applicants should send their CV with a covering letter to Donna Clarke by email to

(6921)

Preston Redman logo

PRIVATE CLIENT SOLICITOR

We are looking for a technically skilled Private Client lawyer with 3-5 years or more post qualification experience to join their Private Client Team. They offer a highly competitive remuneration/ benefits package bespoke to the requirements of applicants at any level.

The ideal candidate will be client focused, and have an ability to develop good client relationships. They will have experience of drafting complex Wills, technical Deeds, Estate and Trust Accounts and appropriate returns for CGT, I T and IHT, and must be prepared to continue to develop their technical skills and their working practices in collaboration with senior team members in order to achieve a consistently high standard of accuracy and service delivery.

Applications, to include full CV, should be made in confidence to  or send by post marked for the personal attention of Kate McLaughlin.

19821

Lester Aldridge

PARALEGAL

Paralegal, Litigation and Recoveries team, Bournemouth, Full time, Competitive package.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Paralegal to join our busy Litigation and Recoveries team in the Bournemouth office.

You will have lots of interaction with clients, dealing with the legal elements of cases and drafting documents.

You will need to be flexible in approach, happy to raise and identify issues and able to help achieve team targets and results.

We are looking for someone who shares our commitment, enthusiasm and passion to do the very best for our clients. You should have a genuine interest in developing a career in this sector although previous experience in this area is not essential.

In return we offer a competitive package including up to 25 days holiday, pension scheme and flexible benefits.

You will need to complete an Adverse Financial and DBS check.

To apply please email your CV along with covering letter to , quoting reference S25/21.

Lester Aldridge is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

(16821)

Commercial Law Practice 10%

Residential Property Lawyer  3-5 PQE  DORCHESTER

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Residential Property Lawyer with at least 3 years PQE at this niche commercial law firm in Dorchester, Dorset.

We are The Commercial Law Practice, a specialist property and commercial law firm  based in Dorchester. Founded in 2006 by Lee Wilkins, the practice has gone from strength to strength based on an open, friendly but committed approach to the provision of legal services.

We are looking for an experienced Residential Property Lawyer to deal with a range of work from acting for developers, property investors with commercial and residential property portfolios and general residential property work including sales, purchases and re-mortgages.

With 3 – 5 years PQE, the right candidate will be enthusiastic and motivated. Possessing first class client care skills, you will be dealing with a mix of general residential property work. Key to this role is willingness to play a part in developing and generating new business.   We have good links and relationships with local estate agents which produce good volumes of new business and maintaining these will also be key to the role.  This represents an excellent opportunity for personal career growth with management and marketing support to help develop your practice area and client base.

Excellent organisational, written and IT skills are essential along with a working knowledge of Case Management Systems.  We operate the Lawfusion Case Management System and we will provide full training on the system to bring you up to speed with this comprehensive work flow platform.

This is a great opportunity to join a friendly and enthusiastic practice that offers quality work, a competitive salary and benefits package in bright modern offices. If you are looking for a new challenge with genuine career prospects and would like an autonomous role with full support, then this opportunity is definitely for you.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary (range of £35,000 - £50,000)
  • 5 weeks annual leave (plus bank/public holidays)
  • Free on-site car parking

Please email your CV and covering letter (explaining how you meet the above criteria and why you are attracted to this role) to Lee Wilkins at:

We look forward to hearing from you.

PERSONAL APPLICATIONS ONLY PLEASE (WE DO NOT ACCEPT APPLICANT CV’S VIA AGENTS)

(9821)

BCP logo

Solicitor (Children’s Social Care)

Salary Information Band K: £39,880 to £ 42,821

BCP Council is ambitious and visionary in its commitment to a be a 21st century council and offers a fast-paced, innovative and rewarding working environment.  The three urban centres of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole are only 2 hours from London and offer thriving economic, leisure and cultural opportunities, a bustling university community and 15 miles of sandy beaches.  Our Legal Services team prides itself on being an agile, client-centric, commercially focused team who deliver for our communities.  If you are an experienced and highly motivated legal professional keen to maximise your potential, then we’d love to hear from you.

This is a full time, permanent role based at the Civic Centre, Bournemouth with the ability to work remotely for some of the week. You will be expected to attend court when necessary.

Key Responsibilities

You will be able to demonstrate experience of dealing with family law work or childcare proceedings, preferably within a local authority. You will have excellent drafting skills and an eye for detail and you may also have experience of undertaking advocacy in relation to your cases. You will be able to conduct your caseload without supervision and will be accustomed to working at pace in a busy team. 

Requirements

You must be a Qualified Solicitor/Barrister or Fellow of CILEX and hold a practising certificate.

If you would like to be considered for a role please send your CV to   including a supporting statement explaining how you meet the criteria set out in the role profile, or please apply online via www.bcpcouncil.gov.uk/jobs

For an informal discussion about the above role, please contact Helen Youings (CSC) on 01202 127283 /

(9821)

SPURLINGS SOLICITORS- PRIVATE CLIENT SOLICITOR/LEGAL EXECUTIVE

Full-time/Part-time/Job share

Are you a solicitor or legal executive who:

  • Is interested in working with a mixed general private client work including administration of estates, Wills, trusts, powers of attorney and Court of Protection work
  • Prides yourself on offering the highest quality legal advice, with unwavering attention to detail and a focus on providing the very best service to your clients?
  • Is looking to join a long-established but growing independent firm that offers plenty of opportunity for advancement?

About you:

  • You will be a solicitor or legal executive
  • Enjoy working with the variety of a mixed caseload
  • Put Client care first
  • work with minimal supervision,  but we have an “open door” policy and are always available to discuss any matters.
  • You would also need to be self-motivated, work well as part of the team and create client loyalty

What we offer:

  • Our friendly firm has a loyal client base and operates two offices
  • Full-time or part-time opportunities. Job-share may also be considered. 
  • Flexible working and remote working available
  • Competitive salary, based on qualification and experience.
  • The opportunity to join a professional, enabling and supportive team.
  • Genuine opportunities for accelerated career development
  • long established firm which has traditional values but a modern approach.

To apply:

If you are interested in joining us, email your CV and a covering letter to Application by CV to Tamasine Whitbread at

(29721)

SPURLINGS SOLICITORS - ACCOUNTS MANAGER

Accounts Manager required for busy Christchurch office

Are you a Legal Cashier or do you have a banking background who:

  • Is interested in broadening your experience?
  • Prides yourself on offering the highest quality service, with unwavering attention to detail and a focus on providing the very best service?
  • Is looking to join a long-established but growing independent firm

About you:

  • Experience of working within Accounts department of a legal practice ideal but not essential
  • Good knowledge of the SRA Accounts Rules 2019 ideal but training provided
  • Experience using an accounting case management system. 
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills

What the role will involve:

Role to include

  • Day to day running of the client and office ledgers. 
  • Setting up of electronic payments
  • Undertaking bank reconciliations
  • Reviewing bills and completion statements
  • Undertaking Practice management duties

What we offer:

  • Full-time or part-time opportunities.  
  • Flexible working available
  • Competitive salary, based on qualification and experience.
  • The opportunity to join a professional, enabling and supportive team.

To apply:

If you are interested in joining us, email your CV and a covering letter to Tamasine Whitbread at

(29721)

Aldridge Brownlee

FAMILY - SOLICITOR/LEGAL EXECUTIVE

Full time Solicitor or Legal Executive required to join the Family Team at Aldridge Brownlee LLP, to undertake Financial matters, Children, Divorce, Domestic abuse and Financial claims between unmarried couples. Approximately five years PQE would be preferable.

Competitive salary depending on experience with excellent career prospects.   

Application in writing to

(26721)

 

 
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