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Conveyancing Solicitor

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
Closing date: 26/04/2024

We are looking for a Conveyancing Solicitor with 0 to 3 years PQE to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to join our busy, city centre law firm. You will be responsible for undertaking residential conveyancing work in a busy department. You’ll work closely with the property team, receive regular supervision meetings and take responsibility for more complex work within the team.

It can be a fast paced environment so an ability to uphold exceptional standards of quality and client care is essential.

The role

Your work will involve dealing with a range of residential property transactions. This is also an exciting opportunity to get involved with business development and marketing to help grow and expand the work and team.

Job Description – Solicitor (Property)

Person Specification – Solicitor (Property)

At David Gray you will be given support through time and financial investment to develop your career, undertake training and achieve professional accreditations.

The Team

We have a large property law department offering the full spectrum of property law services. Each solicitor within the team has dedicated PA support.

The Benefits

Career benefits

  • Culture of promoting from within
  • Career progression opportunities e.g. Training Contracts, Apprenticeships, Associate and Senior Associate programmes, Mentoring Programme
  • Autonomous working – we employ trusted people to get on with the job in hand
  • Personal development opportunities – we invest in the training and development of staff and support and pay for staff to gain relevant accreditations (e.g. children’s panel, mediation, higher rights)
  • Profile raising and recognition – support in gaining listings in the Legal 500, Chambers & Partners and awards nominations.

Work life balance benefits

  • Holiday entitlement (22-27 days non-Fee Earner contract, 27-32 days Fee Earner contract) plus bank holidays and extra time off at Christmas (subject to variation)
  • Birthdays off in addition to holiday entitlement
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme – ability to buy an extra three days
  • Homeworking with flexibility
  • Paid emergency time off for dependants
  • Free personal time to use as you please e.g. early finishes on Fridays
  • Staff parties/gatherings/social events/weekends away

Financial benefits

  • Bonus Scheme for all staff (staff are eligible after one completed financial year)
  • Pension Scheme (matched contributions up to 5%)
  • Death in Service benefit providing loved ones with four times your annual salary (for staff with 12 months of continuous employment)
  • Maternity Pay (18 weeks full pay, 8 weeks half pay for staff with 18 months of continuous employment)
  • Paternity Pay (2 weeks full pay)
  • Sickness pay (up to 20 days)
  • ‘Christmas Club’ Savings Scheme
  • Friends and family discount for legal services and free wills for staff
  • Travel schemes e.g. discounted POP cards, Railcards

Healthy you benefits

  • Employee Assistance Programme -24/7 free access to counselling for you and your family members, health advice, financial assistance, life coaching and advice with practical day to day issues
  • Free fresh fruit weekly & tea and coffee
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Training and information sharing via healthcare experts e.g. dementia training, on site health checks, cancer awareness, healthy eating
  • Support for and involvement in charities and activities e.g. the Legal Walk, the Legal Bake, Macmillan Coffee Morning, Red Nose Day
  • Trained Mental Health First Aiders

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