Vacancies

We are a growing firm, currently with 23 Partners, specialising in the areas of private client, commercial property, corporate, commercial dispute resolution, renewable energy, healthcare, telecoms and family businesses. 

We have offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness and Dunblane.

We take recruitment of our people very seriously focusing on both technical skills and other attributes that indicate the potential for long term mutually beneficial work relationships and career development. We offer stability and quality of work as well as opportunities for progression and partnership. We are an equal opportunities employer.

 

Private Client, Associate

Inverness

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP incorporating MacArthur & Co is a full service, independent Scottish Law Firm with a history stretching back over 160 years.  We have offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Inverness. 

 The role

We are now looking for an experienced Private Client Associate to join our team in Inverness, to support the continued growth of our business in the Highlands & Islands.  The role will be to manage a portfolio of high net-worth clients in areas such as Wills, Trusts, Executries, Powers of Attorney and Guardianships. 

The candidate

The successful candidate will be someone who is comfortable with managing a variety of work and who is interested in helping our clients to achieve their aims for themselves, their families and their businesses. They must be comfortable meeting new people, networking and supporting business development and be adaptable to our unique approach which truly puts the client at the heart of our business.  You may already be STEP qualified, or currently studying for it. If not, we can support you in working towards qualification and membership, as WJM is a Gold Employer Partner.

The location

Inverness was recently cited as being the fastest growing city in Europe and has a strong, growing, vibrant and diverse economy. The city’s transport infrastructure is being transformed by the Scottish Government’s commitment to dual the main trunk road between the city and the Central Belt, making Inverness a great place to work and live.

If you have the experience and attributes described, are commercially and client focused, can provide excellent technical service and deliver on time, then this is a great opportunity to become a key part of our team.  We offer good candidates the opportunity to have a great career in a friendly environment. We also offer competitive salary and benefits packages in accordance with experience.

Please e-mail your CV to recruitment@wjm.co.uk quoting reference PC0517.

Office Assistant/Receptionist

Full time - Glasgow

We are seeking an individual to work within our support Services Department.  The role will be diverse but will include:

  • Opening,sorting and distributing of all post including internal mail
  • Collection of post at set times during the course of the day
  • Making deliveries/collections
  • Copying and scanning documents
  • Messenger duties
  • Switchboard and Reception Duties
  • Any other duties which may from time to time be reasonably requested 
     

The successful candidate will have experience of working in an office environment, preferably a law firm, as part of a service team.  They will be detailed and precise in their approach to completing tasks and must be able to prioritise and juggle a number of tasks at a time. PC skills, ability to access PC based information, intranet, internet and external contractor’s database also required.

If you have the skills and experience described above and are interested in this opportunity, please apply without delay.

Please e-mail your CV to recruitment@wjm.co.uk quoting reference GLWSUP-0617 

Closing date:  Friday 23rd June 2017