It’s those who think ahead, plan well and react positively to change who are the ones that thrive and prosper. Here at Russell & Russell, we think to do that you have to have the right team in place. The right people drive our business forward, not only to meet the challenges we face as a collective, but also to make our firm stronger. Is this you? If you think you’ve got what it takes, we’d be interested to hear from you.

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Vacancy Description: Legal Accounts Cashier 

Location: Bolton Office 

Hours: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm - Monday to Friday (1 Hour Lunch)

Salary:  Negotiable depending upon experience.


We are looking to recruit a Legal Accounts Cashier to work in our Bolton Office.  


The ideal candidate will have Legal Accounts experience and be able to provide support to the Legal Accounts Team. 


Job role

Working within a busy office with a friendly team of people, you will be expected to carry out the following duties:

  • Banking
  • Cheques
  • Client and office transfers
  • Client deposits
  • Reconciliations 
  • Admin and filing 


Skills Required

  • Previous experience within a Law Firm Accounts Team
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of the Solicitors Accounts Rules
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Be able to work to deadlines


Firm Details

The traditions and values, which first established Russell & Russell as an early pioneer of legal services continues to serve us well today. We still provide friendly, professional advice in the manner a traditional high street law firm would, but this is now blended with a 21st Century approach.

The practice has grown organically to incorporate nine offices stretching across the North West; three in Bolton and one in Atherton, Bury, Chester, Farnworth, Horwich and Middleton. Although we pride ourselves on being a regional firm, a number of our departments service clients throughout England and Wales.

The firm holds a number of industry related accreditations across all its service areas, in particular the Lexcel Practice Management Standard.

Web Site: http://www.russellrussell.co.uk


What we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension scheme 
  • Attendance bonus
  • Workplace nursery scheme
  • 25 days a year plus bank holidays and an accrual system after 2 years
  • Northern Rail discount scheme
  • Cycle2Work scheme
  • Referral schemes (PI, Conveyancing, Family & Wills/Probate)
  • Discounted Services (Conveyancing, Family & Wills)
  • Staff Introduction Scheme (Refer a success applicant and get £500)
  • Monthly Raffle Draw – 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes
  • Dress down once a month (linked to a chosen charity)
  • Annual Christmas Party & Events
  • Charity fundraisers


Training & Development

  • Training and development opportunities 
  • Internal workshops 
  • Compliance webinars

To apply, please email bc2@russellrussell.co.uk

Vacancy Description: Solicitor – Family Law Department
Location: Chester Office
Hours: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm - Monday to Friday (1 Hour Lunch)
Salary:  Negotiable depending upon experience.

We have a vacancy for an experienced Family Law Solicitor to work in our busy and friendly Family Law Department at our Chester Office.

Applications are invited from Solicitors with a minimum of 5 Years PQE with a particular interest in financial work.

Job role

Working within a busy office with a friendly team of people, you will be expected to carry out the following duties:

•Capability of undertaking a mix of Private Law family work  
•Ability to undertake own advocacy
•Run own caseload and work independently
•Ability to prioritise and delegate as appropriate
•Ability to maintain existing client base and generate new opportunities
•Ability to network

Skills Required  

•Panel Accreditation - advantage
•Capability of undertaking a mix of Private Law family work  
•Ability to undertake own advocacy
•Good organisational skills
•Excellent attention to detail (accuracy essential)
•Good communication skills
•Good IT skills
•Ability to work well within a team

Firm Details

The traditions and values, which first established Russell & Russell as an early pioneer of legal services continues to serve us well today. We still provide friendly, professional advice in the manner a traditional high street law firm would, but this is now blended with a 21st Century approach.

The practice has grown organically to incorporate nine offices stretching across the North West; three in Bolton and one in Atherton, Bury, Chester, Farnworth, Horwich and Middleton. Although we pride ourselves on being a regional firm, a number of our departments service clients throughout England and Wales.

The firm holds a number of industry related accreditations across all its service areas, in particular the Lexcel Practice Management Standard.

Web Site: http://www.russellrussell.co.uk

What we offer

•Competitive salary
•Pension scheme
•Attendance bonus
•Workplace nursery scheme
•25 days a year plus bank holidays and an accrual system after 2 years
•Northern Rail discount scheme
•Cycle2Work scheme
•Referral schemes (PI, Conveyancing, Family & Wills/Probate)
•Discounted Services (Conveyancing, Family & Wills)
•Staff Introductory Scheme (Refer a successful applicant and get £500)
•Monthly Raffle Draw – 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes
•Dress down once a month (linked to a chosen charity)
•Annual Christmas Party & Events
•Charity fundraisers

Training & Development

•Training and development opportunities
•Internal workshops
•Compliance webinars

Applications: To apply please download and complete the Firm's Application Form and email with current CV to bc2@russellrussell.co.uk or post for the attention of Bethany Collett, Russell & Russell Solicitors, Wood Street, Bolton BL1 1EE.

To apply, please email bc2@russellrussell.co.uk

Download an application form here.