Office Administrator – Cambridge Office

We have an exciting opportunity for an Office Administrator to join our firm.

As a firm, we pride ourselves on our friendly, approachable attitude to both staff and clients and offer competitive salaries, flexible working and genuine progression opportunities. We are looking for someone committed to the vision that we share for delivering an excellent service to our clients whilst progressing employees’ personal development in a supportive environment.

Job Description

Supporting the teams by working as a central support to the service lines by providing proactive administration and client focus support.

Duties to include:

  • Managing the administration task requests to ensure all administration requests are actioned and completed
  • Dealing with all administration aspects of the life cycle of a matter (file opening, compliance, organisation, billing, closing)
  • Management of incoming and outcoming post
  • Management of electronic documents sent from external parties
  • Management of archiving requirements or releasing of documents
  • Answering and directing telephone calls and email enquiries

Experience and Personal Skills

  • Previous experience in an administration role essential
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Professional
  • Team Player
  • Good time management skills
  • Outgoing and proactive individual who works well both on their own and in a team
  • Calm under pressure and able to manage a busy workload

Salary is commensurate with experience, and we offer additional staff benefits including pension, income protection scheme, group life cover, cash plan and 34 days holiday.

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Property Assistant – Cambridge Office

We have an exciting opportunity for a Property Assistant to join our firm.

As a firm, we pride ourselves on our friendly, approachable attitude to both staff and clients and offer competitive salaries, flexible working and genuine progression opportunities. We are looking for someone committed to the vision that we share for delivering an excellent service to our clients whilst progressing employees’ personal development in a supportive environment.

Job Description

Providing support to the Property department (both Commercial and Residential)

Duties to include:

  • Processing cases in a timely and cost-effective basis
  • Dealing with and logging client enquiries
  • Dealing with email and other correspondence
  • Preparation of Stamp Duty Land Tax Returns, Completion Statements, applications to the Land Registry
  • Assisting on a broad range of administration tasks

Experience and Personal Skills

  • Previous experience in similar role essential
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Professional
  • Team Player
  • Good time management skills
  • Outgoing and proactive individual who works well both on their own and in a team
  • Calm under pressure and able to manage a busy workload

Salary is commensurate with experience, and we offer additional staff benefits including pension, income protection scheme, group life cover, cash plan and 34 days holiday.

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Regulatory and Dispute Resolution Solicitor

We have an exciting opportunity for a Solicitor to join our firm in our Regulatory and Dispute Resolution department. Location is flexible and we have offices in Cambridge, Bedford and Milton Keynes.

As a firm, we pride ourselves on our friendly, approachable attitude to both staff and clients and offer competitive salaries, flexible working and genuine progression opportunities. We are looking for someone committed to the vision that we share for delivering an excellent service to our clients whilst progressing employees’ personal development in a supportive environment.

Experience

  • 2-3 years + PQE experience
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent client care
  • Experience of a broad range of Commercial Litigation, Property Litigation and Insolvency work.
  • A commitment to business development

Personal Skills

  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Professional
  • Team Player
  • Self-motivated
  • Good time management skills
  • Outgoing and proactive individual who works well both on their own and in a team
  • Calm under pressure

Salary is commensurate with experience, and we offer additional staff benefits including pension, income protection scheme, group life cover, cash plan and 34 days holiday.

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Corporate Commercial Solicitor

We have an exciting opportunity for a Corporate Commercial Solicitor to join our firm. Location is flexible and we have offices in Cambridge, Bedford and Milton Keynes.

As a firm, we pride ourselves on our friendly, approachable attitude to both staff and clients and offer competitive salaries, flexible working and genuine progression opportunities. We are looking for someone committed to the vision that we share for delivering an excellent service to our clients whilst progressing employees’ personal development in a supportive environment.

Experience

  • 3-4 years + PQE experience
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent client care
  • Experience of a broad range of Commercial work including Commercial Agreements, Intellectual Property, Company Law, Private M&A, Investments, Reorganisation and Partnerships
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • A commitment to business development

Personal Skills

  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Professional
  • Team Player
  • Self-motivated
  • Good time management skills
  • Outgoing and proactive individual who works well both on their own and in a team
  • Calm under pressure

Salary is commensurate with experience, and we offer additional staff benefits including pension, income protection scheme, group life cover, cash plan and 34 days holiday.

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Commercial Property solicitor

We have an exciting opportunity for a Commercial Property solicitor to join our Bedford office.

As a firm, we pride ourselves on our friendly, approachable attitude to both staff and clients and offer competitive salaries, flexible working and genuine progression opportunities. We are looking for someone committed to the vision that we share for delivering an excellent service to our clients whilst progressing employees’ personal development in a supportive environment.

Experience

  • 5 years + PQE experience
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent client care
  • Experience of a broad range of Commercial Property work including development agreements, promotion agreements and options
  • Agricultural experience would be beneficial
  • An understanding and ability to deal with more complex commercial issues and aspects of Commercial Property work

Personal Skills

  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Professional
  • Team Player
  • Self-motivated
  • Good time management skills
  • Outgoing and proactive individual who works well both on their own and in a team
  • Calm under pressure

To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter detailing your experience to our HR Manager, Karen Jobbling, kjobbling@woodfines.co.uk

Residential Licensed Conveyancer, Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive

We have a fantastic opportunity for a residential licensed conveyancer, solicitor or chartered legal executive to join our progressive, growing firm, well-established in the ‘Oxford- Cambridge arc’, offering flexible working in modern, spacious offices.

As a firm, we pride ourselves on our friendly, approachable attitude to both staff and clients, and offer competitive salaries and genuine progression opportunities. Our staff are given autonomy in a firm that focuses on the delivery of practical solutions.

Experience / skills

  • 5 years + PQE experience required in residential conveyancing
  • Used to handling your own case load of residential conveyancing files
  • Ability to provide excellent client care
  • Experienced in dealing with more complicated aspects of residential conveyancing

Personal Skills

  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Ability to provide a bespoke client service, excellent client care will be a given
  • Professional
  • Team Player
  • Self-motivated
  • Good time management skills
  • Outgoing and proactive individual who works well both on their own and in a team
  • Calm under pressure

To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter detailing your experience to our HR Manager, Karen Jobbling, kjobbling@woodfines.co.uk