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Interested in joining a leading provider of multi-disciplinary legal services across Yorkshire and the Tees Valley

Any current vacancies are listed below but we are always on the look out for exceptional people to work with us. If you are enthusiastic, hard-working and team oriented then we want to hear from you. To apply, or to find out more about any of the below vacancies, please send us a covering letter and your CV, or enquiry, via email to recruitment@coles-law.co.uk

New Business Team Member

Coles Solicitors is a regional law firm with 10 offices across North and East Yorkshire and the Tees Valley, employing 60 staff.  We offer a range of high street legal services including residential conveyancing, wills & probate, family, litigation and commercial law.  We pride ourselves on our friendly client service.  This role is based in our Northallerton office in a modern building on a business park close to the town centre.

Salary / Benefits

  • £7.80 – £10.00 per hour depending on experience
  • 24 days holiday plus 8 days Bank Holidays pro rata
  • Authorised overtime payments
  • Opportunity to win prizes for referring family and friends to the firm
  • Flexibility with working hours for appointments, family commitments etc
  • “Golden Hour” on your birthday
  • Free car parking
  • 3-5 days per week, Monday to Friday with one hour unpaid for lunch – 7 hour working day varying in hours from 0830 – 1730

Requirements

  • The right candidate will be a lively and engaging person.
  • Friendly telephone manner
  • Some kind of sales experience, ideally telephone sales
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent communication skills

Responsibilities

  • Providing telephone and email quotes for our conveyancing (property sales and purchases) services
  • Producing new client documentation
  • Dealing with other new business enquiries to ensure that all appropriate details are taken to allow the lawyers working in our business to assist clients as quickly as possible
  • Keeping our databases up to date
  • Dealing with clients who visit our Head Office Reception in a helpful and friendly manner
  • Assisting with incoming and outgoing post
  • Taking telephone calls to assist the Head Office Receptionist

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter explaining why you feel this is the job for you to recruitment@coles-law.co.uk

Closing date: 28th May 2019

 

Litigation Solicitor

We are a regional firm with offices in locations we love across North and East Yorkshire and Teesside looking to recruit a head of department level litigation solicitor to be based out of our York office.  Our flexible working hours and locations make us stand out from the crowd. We have a great working environment to be in with friendly staff at every turn who are a pleasure to work with; don’t take our word for it though look at our reviews online.

The Opportunity

  • A chance to become a head of department in our tight-knit litigation/PI team.
  • Successfully grow with the company
  • Deal with a wide range of cases including employment law.
  • Long term career opportunities

You take home

We are offering a generous salary of £37,000.00 – £40,000.00. Alongside this there are flexible hours and travel to our 10 different offices, pension contributions, opportunity to join our private healthcare scheme and a strong bonus structure along with many other benefits.

A Successful applicant

  • Several years of experience working in general litigation in order to be able to manage your own case load – the caseload is a mixed bag of the usual matters which are brought to high street solicitors practices for dispute resolution
  • Skills in leadership so you are comfortable helping other team members with complicated issues that may arise.
  • Based within commuting distance of our York office

Applying?

To get in touch with us to apply for the position available please email your CV with covering letter to gill.saville@coles-law.co.uk or call 01609 780717 for a further discussion.

 

Commercial Solicitor

Base: Northallerton / Stockton-on-Tees                        Role: Full time or Part Time

We are looking for a Commercial Solicitor to join our team – based at either our Head Office at Northallerton or  our office in Stockton. We currently have a strong presence in Commercial Property and are looking for a lawyer to complement these services and provide legal advice to our business clients.

2+ years PQE – Competitive salary – 24 days holiday per year