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Job Title Real Estate Solicitor (NQ)
Job Location Exeter
Department Real Estate

The role

Our Real Estate team is renowned for development and investment work, and as a result of our continued success we are seeking a Newly Qualified Solicitor to join our team based in Exeter.

We offer a full range of legal services across all asset classes for a wide range of clients, both in the private and public sectors, in the UK and internationally and are seeking a Newly Qualified Solicitor to help grow and develop our offering. The successful candidate will have completed a training contract at a leading city or national practice and have experience of working with a diverse range of clients.

The Real Estate team are an extremely busy and rapidly growing team. Acting for a number of high profile residential and commercial developers as well as investment companies, global brands in the leisure and retail sectors, port operators across the UK and Local Authorities this is a great opportunity to join the Firm.

About you

An excellent communicator with proven technical and organisational skills, you will be accustomed to working under pressure to meet challenging deadlines. We are looking for good general real estate knowledge and ideally some sector specific experience. You will have an eye for detail and be meticulous in your work. Being self-motivated and ambitious, you will possess the drive to help continue to grow and develop our business.

Our relationship with our clients is paramount. You will need the ability to build strong and lasting relationships with clients and show a genuine commitment to their business needs. Dedicated and enthusiastic, you will have the ability to work efficiently with a commitment to client care and business development. In return, we will provide you with the day-to-day support, development and networking opportunities you need in order to expand your expertise and progress your career.

About us

Working for Ashfords, you can expect to be provided with excellent training and development opportunities, in order to further your career as part of a stimulating yet supportive, forward thinking Firm. We are ambitious - for ourselves, and for our people - and want to support you to realise your full potential, whilst enjoying a positive work-life balance in a great location. You'll also enjoy our range of flexible benefits, which include:

  • Pension (3% Employee, 5% Employer).
  • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity Pay
  • Life Assurance.
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • 25 days annual leave, all bank holidays plus your birthday off and an extra day at Christmas. Your holiday entitlement increases with length of service.
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Free Legal Services to Staff: Including wills and conveyancing
  • Medicash: Health care cash plan for employees.
  • Free Gym in our Exeter office.
  • Free onsite parking.