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What is it like to work at Oliver & Co? Well, we like to think we have created somewhere that people are happy to come and work everyday, where the offices are somewhat colourful (who doesn’t like a bright pink wall, eh?), and where talented, successful people ‘get on’ in their careers.

We’re always keeping an eye out for Oliver & Co people to join us. Below are a few of the things that we look out for in a potential new member of the team:

  • A bright and enthusiastic personality
  • A great track record in whatever it is that you do
  • The ability to think and act commercially
  • A permanent smile
  • No fear of answering the phone
  • And a love of all things cake (**optional)

Great people really go a long way to make our business. People that don’t care can really make it rubbish for everyone else. Whilst we try to keep the office relaxed, we need highly talented, self motivated people who know when it is time to graft, and when it is time to get involved with a bake off or charity bike ride.

If you want to let us know how great you are, email a covering letter together with an up-to-date CV to law@oliverandco.co.uk. We may not have any job positions suitable for you – but if you’re an Oliver & Co person, you never know.

Current Vacancies:

Experienced Conveyancing Fee Earner (Legal Executive, Licensed Conveyancer or Solicitor 0 to 5 years qualified) 

Salary: Negotiable depending upon experience

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.45am to 5.15pm

Office: Chester City Centre

We are looking to recruit a full time, experienced Conveyancing Fee Earner/Solicitor to join our busy Conveyancing Department. This is an excellent opportunity for a Residential Conveyancer looking to take the next step in their career working within a friendly team and with the role offering genuine scope for career development.

You will be either be a qualified solicitor, legal executive, licensed conveyancer with at least 2 to 5 years fee earning experience in conveyancing.

Applicants should have a strong desire to work in Conveyancing & Property Law and to provide a first rate service to our clients. You will run a full caseload of Residential Conveyancing matters from inception to completion to include sales and purchase and re-mortgages.

You will need to be able to work on your own initiative or as part of a team and produce work quickly and accurately often within tight timescales. You will therefore have the ability to remain calm when working under pressure and strong IT skills, particularly when using Excel, Word and Outlook.

In addition to the above, you will need to be flexible and self-motivated. You will need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and thrive upon a demanding workload. You will therefore have previous experience of running a similar case load.

An entrepreneurial flair or interest in IT development would also be a welcome asset given the Department’s commitment to growth and to involving all its staff in developing and improving our working practices.

Job Type: Full-time 37.5 hours per week

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to law@oliverandco.co.uk.