Residential property

Current opportunities

Find our Current Opportunities below:

Solicitor - Land & Rural Business (Edinburgh)

We have an excellent opportunity for a Solicitor to join our leading Land and Rural Business Team.

The successful candidate will become involved in a full range of rural work including supporting all general rural matters with particular emphasis in the following areas:-

  • Handling rural purchase and sale transactions;
  • Carrying out rural security work on behalf of lending institutions;
  • Advising on crofting issues and handling croft transactions under supervision;
  • Drafting agricultural lease documentation under supervision;
  • Drafting residential lease documentation under supervision;
  • Developing a working knowledge of agricultural holdings legislation and advising thereon under supervision;
  • Dealing with NFU legal helpline cases;
  • Assisting with key client relationships and developing these where possible;
  • Assisting with the supervision and development of the teams trainees, interns and Work
  • Experience students as and when required;
  • Article writing for BD purposes.

Candidates will possess a desire to actively contribute to the development of our successful and forward-thinking team. 

This position would be suitable for an NQ Solicitor who has at least one year’s experience within a property seat during their traineeship or a Solicitor with at least one year’s post-qualification experience in a similar role.

The position is full-time and based in Edinburgh. 

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to develop their career in a professional and rewarding environment.  A competitive salary and benefits package is offered.  If you are interested in applying for this role, please send a full CV stating current remuneration to Recruitment@gillespiemacandrew.co.uk

Gillespie Macandrew LLP is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and demonstrating that they value the diversity of their workforce.

Please see the following link if you wish to view our privacy notice: https://www.gillespiemacandrew.co.uk/privacy-notice/

Solicitor- Private Client (Perth)

We have an excellent opportunity for a Solicitor to join our Private Client Team in Perth.

The successful candidate will be required to deliver private client legal advice and services including:

  • Wills
  • Executry Administration
  • Guardianships
  • Trust Creation and Management
  • Tax Planning
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Elderly Client Law

The main duties and responsibilities of the role are as follows:

  • To develop and maintain relationships on behalf of the firm with existing clients of the firm and to achieve repeat business for the Firm.   This includes delivery to agreed standards and co-ordination of services for clients;
  • To play part in specific business development projects including Wills reviews, client succession including ensuring that client information is obtained for the firm’s database for service delivery and marketing purposes;
  • To participate in team education and training.

This position would be suitable for a Solicitor who has at least one year’s post qualification experience within a Private Client team.

The position is full-time and based in Perth.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to develop their career in a professional and rewarding environment.  A competitive salary and benefits package is offered.  If you are interested in applying for this role, please send a full CV stating current remuneration to Recruitment@gillespiemacandrew.co.uk

Gillespie Macandrew LLP is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and demonstrating that they value the diversity of their workforce.

Please see the following link if you wish to view our privacy notice: https://www.gillespiemacandrew.co.uk/privacy-notice/

Solicitor/Senior Solicitor - Dispute Resolution (Edinburgh)

We have an excellent opportunity for a Solicitor or Senior Solicitor to join our expanding Dispute Resolution team.  Applications from candidates in planning and/or environmental law positions will also be considered.

The successful candidate will become involved in a broad range of civil dispute resolution work.  The focus is expected to be on property litigation but the candidate’s workload will include commercial litigation, debt recovery, housing, contract disputes, trust and executry disputes, professional negligence, judicial review and opinion/advisory work.

Applications are invited from candidates with 0-5 years PQE.  The position is full-time and based in Edinburgh.  Part-time applications will be considered.

Candidates will possess a desire to actively contribute to the development of our successful and forward-thinking team.  They will be confident in working independently and running their own caseload, but also be willing and able to work with other members of the team on larger or more complex cases.  They will contribute to the financial success of the team and the firm by meeting agreed targets.  Candidates will be expected to have experience of contributing to business development and marketing strategies.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to develop their career in a professional and rewarding environment.  A competitive salary and benefits package is offered.  If you are interested in applying for this role, please send a full CV stating current remuneration to Recruitment@gillespiemacandrew.co.uk

Closing date for applications is Monday 22nd October 2018.

 

Gillespie Macandrew LLP is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and demonstrating that they value the diversity of their workforce.

Trainee Paralegal - Housebuilder (Edinburgh)

Gillespie Macandrew has assembled an experienced and respected team of dedicated solicitors and support staff who have been involved in the house building and construction industry for many years.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Trainee Paralegal to join the Housebuilder Team of our Commercial Property Department in Edinburgh. The role will involve administration of a caseload of transactions, all aspects of plot sales, issuing contracts, acquisition and re-sale of part-exchange properties for housebuilders and producing online builder reports.   

The role requires a strong team player who is able to establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and colleagues.  Reporting to an Associate and to the Partner responsible, the ideal candidate would have excellent attention to detail, a professional manner and would be in the process of completing an appropriate Paralegal qualification in either Residential Property or Commercial Property. We will also consider applicants who have relevant work experience and are willing to working towards an appropriate Paralegal qualification.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to develop their career in a professional and rewarding environment.  A competitive salary and benefits package is offered.  If you are interested in applying for this role, please send a full CV stating current remuneration to recruitment@gillespiemacandrew.co.uk        

 

Gillespie Macandrew LLP is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and demonstrating that they value the diversity of their workforce.

Solicitor - Land & Rural Business (Perth)

We have an excellent opportunity for a Solicitor to join our leading Land and Rural Business Team based in the firm’s Perth office.

The successful candidate will become involved in a full range of rural work including supporting all general rural matters with particular emphasis in the following areas:-

  • Handling rural purchase and sale transactions;
  • Carrying out rural security work on behalf of lending institutions;
  • Advising on crofting issues and handling croft transactions under supervision;
  • Drafting agricultural lease documentation under supervision;
  • Drafting residential lease documentation under supervision;
  • Developing a working knowledge of agricultural holdings legislation and advising thereon under supervision;
  • Dealing with NFU legal helpline cases;
  • Assisting with key client relationships and developing these where possible;
  • Article writing for BD purposes.

Candidates will possess a desire to actively contribute to the development of our successful and forward-thinking team.

This position would be suitable for an NQ Solicitor who has at least one year’s experience within a property seat during their traineeship or a Solicitor with at least one year’s post-qualification experience in a similar role.

The position is full-time and based in Perth.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to develop their career in a professional and rewarding environment.  A competitive salary and benefits package is offered.  If you are interested in applying for this role, please send a full CV stating current remuneration to Recruitment@gillespiemacandrew.co.uk

 

Gillespie Macandrew LLP is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and demonstrating that they value the diversity of their workforce.

 

Please see the following link if you wish to view our privacy notice: https://www.gillespiemacandrew.co.uk/privacy-notice/

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