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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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Duty Solicitors (Bolton and Chester Office)

In line with expanding our criminal defence service across the whole of the North West region, we're looking for qualified Duty Solicitors. All levels of experience, on a full or part time basis, will be considered and salary is negotiable. Send,or post, CVs to Andrew Costello, Russell & Russell Solicitors, Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1EE. 


NO AGENCIES PLEASE

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

Commercial Property/Residential Solicitor (Bolton Office, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1EE)

We have a vacancy for a Commercial Property/Residential Solicitor to work in our very busy Conveyancing Department at our Bolton office.

This position requires:

  • Experience of Commercial Property and small business transactions is essential along with purchase/sale transactions and leases
  • The successful applicant must be comfortable networking and developing work

A DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

Salary: Negotiable

Hours: 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. - Monday to Friday (one hour lunch)

Holidays: 25 days holiday per year (pro rata with commencement date) plus Bank Holidays and an accrual system after two years.

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

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

Conveyancing Assistants (Bolton Office, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1EE)

We are looking to recruit Conveyancing Assistants to work within our very busy Conveyancing Department based at our Bolton office. The role requires excellent communication, organisational skills with the ability to prioritise workload and attention to detail.

Education/Qualifications  

  • Degree level education, high level ‘A’ level student or highly experienced in Conveyancing
  • IT literate

Experience Required

  • Experience of dealing with sales and purchase transactions
  • Able to provide full secretarial assistance to Fee Earners
  • Experience of Conveyancing Case Management
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Has a sound knowledge of the Conveyancing process 
  • Has experience of working in a solicitors office
  • Able to exercise high standards of client care in a professional manner

A DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

Salary: Negotiable

Hours: 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. - Monday to Friday (one hour lunch)

Holidays: 25 days holiday per year (pro rata with commencement date) plus Bank Holidays and an accrual system after two years.

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, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton BL1 1EE.

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

Solicitor - Conveyancing Department (Bolton Office, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1EE)

We have a vacancy for an experienced Solicitor to work in one our very busy Conveyancing Department at our Head office in Bolton.

This position requires:

  • Capability of running a comprehensive caseload of residential freehold/leasehold sale and purchase transactions, but may include some remortgage and Transfer of Equity matters. 

A DBS (Disclosure and Barring Services) check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

Salary: Negotiable

Hours: 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. - Monday to Friday (one hour lunch)

Holidays: 25 days holiday per year (pro rata with commencement date) plus Bank Holidays and an accrual system after two years.

To apply please download and complete the Firm's Application Form and email with current CV to elh@russellrussell.co.uk or post for the attention of Emma Hughes, HR Department, Russell & Russell Solicitors, Wood Street, Bolton BL1 1EE.

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

Team Leader - Remortgages Team - Conveyancing Department (Bolton Office, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1EE)

We are currently recruiting for the position of Team Leader to work in our very busy Conveyancing Department at the Churchill House office.

This position will involve leading and working with a team dealing with remortgages transactions.

 Experience/knowledge required:

  • Experience of remortgage transactions essential
  • Conveyancing Case Management
  • Day to day team management/leadership

The following skills/competences are required:

  • Excellent communication and telephone skills
  • Excellent keyboard and IT skills
  • Organisational skills with ability to prioritise workload
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team

A DBS check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

Salary: Negotiable

Hours: 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. - Monday to Friday (one hour lunch)

Holidays: 25 days holiday per year (pro rata with commencement date) plus Bank Holidays and an accrual system after two years.

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

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

Paralegal - Personal Injury Department (Middleton Office, Colmar House, Middleton Gardens, Middleton, M24 4DB)

We have an immediate vacancy for a Paralegal to work in our Personal Injury Department at our Middleton office.

This position involves working as part of a busy PI team, inputting data on the RTA Portal and assisting a Solicitor.

Experience and knowledge required/desirable:

  • Previous Personal Injury experience
  • Case Management System experience

The following skills/competences are required:

  • Excellent communication and telephone skills
  • Excellent keyboard and IT skills
  • Organisational skills with ability to prioritise
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team

A full clean driving license is essential together with a car for business use. 

A DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

Salary: Negotiable

Hours: 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. - Monday to Friday (one hour lunch)

Holidays: 25 days holiday per year (pro rata with commencement date) plus Bank Holidays and an accrual system after two years.

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, HR Assistant, Russell & Russell Solicitors, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1EE.

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

Paralegal - Family Department (Chester Office, 9 White Friars, Chester, CH1 1NZ)

We have a vacancy for a Family Law Paralegal to work in our busy and friendly Family Department at our Chester office.

The position will involve working as part of a team and being mobile to provide support at Court and other offices.

Experience/knowledge required:

  • Experience in Family Law.
  • Capability of undertaking a mix of Family work in all areas

The following skills/competences are required:

  • Excellent communication and telephone skills
  • Excellent literacy and grammatical skills
  • Good presentation and organisational skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good IT Skills

A candidate with a Law Degree or relevant experience would be preferred.

This position will involve travel to other offices therefore candidates must have a car available for work use.

Salary:             Commensurate with experience.

Hours:             9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Monday to Friday (one hour lunch)

Holidays:         25 days holiday per year, plus Bank Holidays, pro rata with

                        commencement date

A DBS check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

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, Churchill House Wood Street, Bolton BL1 1EE.

To apply, please email BC2@russellrussell.co.uk

Paralegal - Conveyancing Department (Bolton Office, Churchill House, Wood Street, Bolton, BL1 1EE)

We have a vacancy for a Paralegal to work in our very busy Conveyancing Department. The following skills/competences are required:

  • Must be educated to degree level 
  • Excellent communication and telephone skills
  • Excellent keyboard and IT skills
  • Organisational skills with ability to prioritise workload
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team

A DBS check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

Salary:     Negotiable

Hours:     9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. - Monday to Friday (1 Hour Lunch)

Holidays:  25 days holiday per year (pro rata with commencement date) plus Bank Holidays.

To apply please download and complete the Firm's Application Form and email with current CV or post for the attention of Emma Hughes, Russell & Russell Solicitors LLP, Wood Street, Bolton BL1 1EE.

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

Legal Secretary - Family Department (Bury Office, Belgrave Terrace, 10 Manchester Road, Bury, BL9 0EB)

We have a vacancy for an experienced Legal Secretary to work in our Family Department at our Bury office.

The position involves:

  • Providing full secretarial assistance to a solicitor
  • Some audio typing but ability to work under instruction an advantage
  • Arranging appointments and meetings
  • Telephone contact with clients and outside agencies
  • Diary management
  • Data base work

It is essential that candidates have good levels of previous family experience at secretarial level.

Excellent typing ability, IT skills, telephone manner and organisational skills are essential.

A DBS check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

Salary: Negotiable

Hours: 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. - Monday to Friday (1 Hour Lunch)

Holidays: 25 days holiday per year (pro rata with commencement date) plus bank holidays and an accrual system after 2 years.

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

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

Trainee Administrator (Middleton Office, Colmar House, Middleton Gardens, Middleton, M24 4DB)

We have a vacancy for a Trainee Administrator at our Middleton Office.

The position will involve providing support and assistance to Fee Earners and other support staff.  Full and continued training will be given.

The following experience is desirable:

  • Basic Audio Typing
  • Word Processing
  • Excel Spreadsheets
  • Data Base
  • Organisational Skills

Applicants must be educated to GCSE level at Grade C and above or equivalent in the main academic subjects and possess a good telephone manner.  Accuracy and attention to detail is extremely important and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.

A DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check will be undertaken by the firm for the successful applicant.

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Hours: 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Monday to Friday (1 Hour Lunch)

Holidays: 25 days holiday per year (pro rata with commencement date) plus Bank Holidays with an accrual system after 2 years employment.

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, HR Assistant, 39 Newport Street, Bolton, BL1 1NE.

No Agencies Please

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

Download an application form here.