Careers

Private Client Solicitor 

Lifetime Solicitors have an exciting opportunity arise in our Private Client team. We have a full private client practice with Wills, Probate, Trusts and Lasting Power of Attorneys. Due to expansion we are seeking a Private Client Solicitor to join our firm.

This role will require undertaking fee earning work, working both independently and as a member of the team, maintaining existing relations with the firm’s clients and to assist and help develop new relationships with third party referrers. Our focus is providing high standards of client care, with an emphasis on professionalism and having a pleasant demeanour.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To undertake fee earning work, working both independently and as a member of the team and provide a profitable contribution to the work of the department.
  • To maintain existing relations with the firm’s clients and assist and help develop new relationships with third party referrers.
  • Conduct of private client and related matters on behalf of clients.
  • Drafting of Wills, Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney and dealing with Trust and Estate Administration.
  • Management of support services for which you are responsible, including supervision of support staff.
  • Willing to participate in the growth and future development on the department, assisting in the build-up of the client database and marketing the firm’s services.
  • Maintaining orderly and up-to-date files including electronically and complying with the firm’s policies on file management.

Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications required:

  • 3 years PQE
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to manage deadlines and competing priorities.
  • Good “hands on” private client experience in Wills, Trusts, Lasting Power of Attorney and Trust and Estate Administration.
  • Excellent client facing skills and the ability to nurture existing clients and third-party relationships as well as the ability to help develop new business and assist in networking events.
  • The ability to prioritise work and to work to strict timescales where required.
  • Technical proficiency and good IT skills
  • Good academic background
  • The ability to prioritise work and meet strict timescales
  • Able to deal with clients with empathy and professionalism
  • Confident and able to exercise initiative

Hours: 9.00am – 17:00pm, Monday to Friday
25 days holiday plus bank holidays
Health Care and Pension Scheme

Salary: From £30,000.00 per year

To apply, please email your CV to jobs@lifetimesolicitors.co.uk

Paralegal – Probate, Wills & Trusts

Lifetime Solicitors have an exciting opportunity arise in our Private Client team. We have a full private client practice with Wills, Probate, Trusts and Lasting Power of Attorneys. Due to expansion we are seeking an experienced Paralegal to not only support the team of Fee Earners & Solicitors in their day to day roles but also take on their own case load. There will be an initial focus on Wills and Trusts with development into Probate files.

The Paralegal will be responsible for supporting the Probate team and working on a caseload of private client requirements using our case management system. The candidate will be expected to work with supervision as part of a team. It is essential you are responsible for your own work load and adhering to clients’ needs is of upmost importance.

The focus is on providing high standards of client care, with an emphasis on professionalism and having a pleasant demeanour. You will be providing client support for their existing client base through a combination of telephone, email, post and through in person meetings. You will also have to deal with email, letter, telephone communications promptly.

We are committed to developing the candidate’s career and we are flexible in developing a longer term role to suit both our own requirements and the candidate’s career aspirations. This will include all training required for drafting legal documentation on our systems.

Personal attributes:

  • Experience drafting legal documents
  • Desirable – experience working on Probate files
  • The ability to prioritise work and meet strict timescales
  • Excellent IT skills, in particular ability to work with trust and estate accounts based on Excel
  • Able to deal with clients with empathy and professionalism
  • Confident and able to exercise initiative
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong numeracy skills

Hours: 9.00am – 17:00pm, Monday to Friday
25 days holiday plus bank holidays
Health Care and Pension Scheme

Salary: From £20,000.00 per year

To apply, please email your CV to jobs@lifetimesolicitors.co.uk

Asset protection sales adviser

Lifetime Wills & Trusts Limited t/a Lifetime Solicitors

Various Locations
£25,000.00 – £35,000.00 per year

Full-time

Due to expansion within Lifetime Wills & Trusts Limited, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a potential candidate to join our Sales Advisor Team.

This role includes advising customers on both a face to face and telephone basis with a view to exploring and helping them with their estate planning needs. You will be mainly advising on Wills, Trusts and Lasting Powers of Attorney. Many of the clients will be recommended by our parent company whom have in excess of 150 qualified Financial Advisors.
No previous experience is needed as comprehensive training will be provided but we are seeking an individual that is customer focused, charismatic and empathetic to our clients need. Sales background would be preferable in addition to excellent communication skills.

The successful candidate will need a full driving license and will be offered a basic salary alongside other company benefits as well as the opportunity to earn from exceeding sales targets. You will be visiting clients and discussing their estate planning needs on a client-facing basis.

To apply, please email your CV to jobs@lifetimesolicitors.co.uk

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Lifetime Solicitors

Unit 3 | Southview Business Centre | Tinwell Road | Stamford | PE9 2JL

Lifetime Wills and Trusts Limited trading as Lifetime Solicitors is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. SRA No: 627258 Lifetime Wills and Trusts Limited is a registered Company no: 9520203. Registered office Unit 3, Southview Business Centre, Tinwell Road, Stamford, PE9 2JL.