Education Partner Job In Birmingham

Education Partner


  • £80000 - £150000 per annum
  • Posted: 22/03/2019
  • Birmingham
  • Job Ref: 215275605
  • Permanent

Job Details

SUMMARY:
Education Partner, West Midlands, 7+ PQE, UK Leading law firm, Salary circa £80,000 - £160,000

This firm refuses to stand still and is constantly striving to improve the services it offers its clients. Consistently rated in Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners the firm has an impressive list of well respected individuals working for them, all of whom are committed to the growth and strategic direction of the firm. This leading regional law firm continues to lead from the front. The firm punch well above their weight and have consistent and regular mentions and accolades in Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners. The Partnership is made up of a group of highly talented, ambitious and likeable individuals who are driven and focused in their determination to grow the firm. I have worked for the firm for a number of years and have seen them grow over a period of time and have also seen individuals whom I have placed within the firm truly develop their career and progress through the partnership structure in the firm. This is a firm where the more you put in the more you genuinely get out both in terms of career progression but also financial recognition.

The firm have made a number of exciting hires and are in a strong position having recently won a number of new clients. The firm have a niche specialism in education and due to an unprecedented level of instructions are now seeking to appoint an additional Education Partner into their busy team. As you would expect the clients you will be working with will comprise of educational establishments and the caseload will focus on a mix of work ranging form commercial work through to policies, compliance and complaints. You may be experienced in establishing academies and free schools, trust schools and working on operational issues. The successful candidate must have experience of working within the education sector. Candidates must be driven, ambitious and determined but above all must have a primary focus on delivering excellent service to their client's. As part of the interview process candidates will be required to write and deliver a business plan. This business plan will then start to form part of your job specification and your key responsibilities for the first year of working with the firm. You will have developed a number of key relationships with your clients who will be keen to follow you to a new firm and who will instruct you on future matters. This firm is genuinely one which is an exciting place to be and can offer a supportive but also exciting environment to work in. I have met with a large number of the Partners and am well placed to speak to you about the culture, the growth the firm have experienced and success stories within the firm.

You may not actively be looking but this advertisement may have piqued your interest, if you are not perhaps quite ready to make the move but would welcome a confidential conversation about what the opportunity may look like or what your options are in the market then please do get in contact with me.
If you would like an out of hours discussion please call me on my mobile 07779 613717. All calls will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Penny Trotman at eNL on 0121 454 1004 or email penny.trotman@enllegal.co.uk or contact us via Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/company/237102

eNL is handling a number of Partner vacancies throughout the Midlands and South West. If you are an Education Partner or Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know a Partner who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).