AGRICULTURAL/BESPOKE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY SOLICITOR
Position: Agricultural/ Bespoke Residential Property Solicitor
Department: Agriculture and Estates/City and Country Homes
Reporting to: Head of Agriculture and Estates/City and Country Homes
Team: Team of 5
Terms/Hours: Full time. Monday to Friday 9.00-5.30pm
Salary and Benefits: (Competitive) - Depending on experience
Free Car Parking, Group Life cover, Long service awards, Annual pay reviews, Company sick pay, Pension.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to work with a Legal 500 firm based in Banbury. We are looking to recruit, as part of our plans for organic growth and succession, a 3 years plus PQE Agricultural/ Bespoke Residential Property Solicitor. Applications are invited from Commercial Property Solicitors with an interest in rural property, who would be willing to re-train.
- As future successor to Head of Department, you will take on and look to expand a caseload of quality property work with an agricultural bias;
- Act for private individual and privately owned commercial operations;
- Continue to build strong relationships with clients and professional contacts through marketing and networking;
- Mentor and develop the team;
- 3 years+ PQE
- Ability to market and network
- Confident in working with high net worth clients
- Ability to build strong relationships
- Committed to personal development
- Outstanding communication skills
- Excellent team player
About the team
Our Agriculture and Estates team consists of five staff based in Banbury, and they help and advise on the many aspects of law affecting either farmers or non-farmers owning rural property. We offer our clients a highly personal and customised service, with particular experience in high-end residential conveyancing, agriculture and property development. Our clients range from private individuals to privately owned commercial operations and we are proud to consistently achieve an extremely high level of client satisfaction.
The Legal 500 UK 2016, highly recommends our Agriculture and Estates team, describing it as being ‘excellent in all departments’ and ‘good value for money’.
About Spratt Endicott
As a Top Tier Legal 500 firm, we have teams of specialist lawyers who help to protect our clients and their families, grow their business and achieve their personal goals. The firm takes pride in its solid reputation for excellence, and passion for developing the team’s expertise. We place high emphasis on the quality of our advice, our first class service and friendly professionals across our six offices. We are also fully supported by our service departments including Marketing, IT, Accounts, HR, Office Services and Compliance.
Working at Spratt Endicott
We can offer you a rewarding career built on continued growth, diversity and achieving the highest standards. You will be working in a collaborative, friendly, extended family environment that values its 145 employees, is BSI and Investors in People Accredited together with holding an enviable attrition record.
Our Head offices are based in Banbury, with easy access by train, road, (just off M40) to surrounding areas, London, Birmingham and Oxford. We have three further offices in Bicester, Brackley and Buckingham. Our offices are a mixture of attractive modern and Grade II listed buildings, with the latest technology in IT and Communication systems.
What do we offer?
We offer competitive salaries, family friendly policies and a comprehensive benefits package including:
- Annual pay reviews
- Employee Welfare Programme
- Family Friendly Policies
- Pension scheme
- 23 days plus bank holidays per annum( growing with service to 28 days plus bank holidays)
- Free conveyancing and discounts on legal advice
- Professional subscriptions paid
- Sponsorship for professional qualifications
- Free parking
- Eye Tests/Flu jabs
- Group Life cover
- Income Protection
How to Apply
To apply please forward a covering letter including your salary expectations together with your CV to Carole Carbery, HR Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Carole directly on 01295 204047.
Spratt Endicott is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer promoting equality of opportunity. This means that everyone who applies to or works for the company is treated equally, whatever their gender, race, age, ethic origin, nationality, marital status, disability, sexual orientation or religious beliefs.