Recruitment

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At North Ainley, we try to ensure that the people we recruit are both individually motivated and team players — not always an easy combination.  We also expect everyone who we employ to work hard, but not at the expense of having a life!

We continuously strive to provide a complete service to our clients and take great care to ensure that ‘personal’ touch in all of our dealings. Our size affords us the luxury of being able to establish excellent working relationships with our clients and we expect our staff to continue in the development of these relationships.

North Ainley is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity.

We are looking to expand our existing team and currently have the vacancies listed below:

Dispute Resolution Solicitor

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a solicitor to join the Dispute Resolution team on a full time or part time basis. The team are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious litigator to join the team to focus on general litigation for a range of existing clients. The role would suit a 1-3 years PQE Litigation Solicitor.

This is a unique opportunity for a proactive solicitor looking for career progression to work alongside accomplished solicitors in their field where you will have an active role in the future success of the department.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a range of litigation work. Property related disputes and or contentious probate experience would be of benefit but is not essential.

An aptitude for business development and marketing is vital.

You will enjoy a varied and challenging role with genuine future prospects within a respected and reputable longstanding law firm.

To apply please forward a CV and covering email to [email protected]

Family Secretary

We are looking to appoint an experienced Family secretary to join our Family Department.

The role will involve working closely with a Family Solicitor on a one to one basis.

We require a confident and proactive team player who is able to provide a high level of support to the department.

Duties will include dealing with telephone enquiries, typing using digital dictation, preparing court documentation and forms electronically, organising meetings, dealing with clients and courts over the phone, filing, scanning, confirming via the internet divorce applications and dealing with general family matters.

The ideal candidate will be professional, organised and committed to providing excellent client care.

If you would be interested in applying for this position please submit your CV and a covering email to [email protected]

Residential Conveyancer

We are looking to appoint an experienced Residential Conveyancer on a full-time basis to join our expanding Residential Property team.

We require a reliable, diligent team player with good attention to detail who has demonstrated experience in handling and managing all aspects of the residential conveyancing process. You will deal with a broad caseload including sales, purchases and remortgages of all types of residential property from the new instruction through to Completion.

Being well organised and having good diary management is vital.

The team are looking for a self-motivated individual with a positive approach to working under pressure in a busy environment as part of a leading conveyancing team in the area.

The successful candidate will join a well-known and established law firm in a prime location in the centre of Oldham.
North Ainley is a Lexcel and CQS accredited firm.

For more information and to apply please forward a CV and covering email to [email protected]

Residential Conveyancing Assistant

We are looking to appoint an experienced Residential Property Assistant on a full-time basis to join our expanding Residential Property team.

We require a reliable, diligent team player with good attention to detail who has demonstrated experience in dealing with all aspects of the residential conveyancing process. You will be supporting a Solicitor on a one to one basis who has a broad caseload dealing with sales, purchases and remortgages of all types of residential property.

The role will focus on preparing draft Contracts and supporting title documentation for both registered and unregistered land, drafting Transfers of whole, conducting Searches, using the Land Registry and Lenders’ Portals and typing using digital dictation.

You must be confident in answering telephone calls promptly, dealing with client queries and providing updates by phone and on the case management system.

Being well organised and having good diary management is vital.

The team are looking for a self-motivated individual with a positive approach to working under pressure in a busy environment as part of a leading conveyancing team in the area.

The successful candidate will join a well-known and established law firm in a prime location in the centre of Oldham.

North Ainley is a Lexcel and CQS accredited firm.

For more information and to apply please forward a CV and covering email to [email protected]

Commercial Property Solicitor

We are looking to appoint an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor. We require an experienced, enthusiastic and ambitious commercial property solicitor with at least 5 years PQE with a well-developed knowledge in all aspects of commercial property work.

The role will involve working with development and real estate work including site acquisition and plot sales, infrastructure agreements, conditional contracts, option agreements, buying and selling businesses, bank financing and commercial landlord and tenant work.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate where you will have an active role in the future success of the department whilst also providing a high level of service to a range of existing clients.  You will enjoy a varied and challenging role with genuine future prospects.

In return the firm will provide the successful candidate with a very competitive package and full team support within a respected and reputable longstanding law firm.

To apply please forward a CV and covering email to [email protected]

Corporate/Commercial Department Paralegal

We are looking for a Paralegal to join our Corporate/Commercial Department.

In this role, you will be providing direct support to a Partner of the firm, who is also head of the Commercial Department.  The work itself will be varied, and you could be working on transactions such as business sales and purchases, corporate funding, partnership agreements, company restructuring, terms and conditions and Landlord & Tenant matters as well as an array of other commercial services.

The ability to work well within a team is extremely important, along with excellent client care skills, and any previous experience of working within a Company/Business team would be useful.  Business development is very important to us, so it would be beneficial if you are keen to assist in promoting and building up the department and the firm.

All applicants should forward a CV and covering email to [email protected]

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What our clients say

Jenny was brilliant in what was a very emotional and difficult time. Thank you.

Mrs M Matthews - Oldham

We were very pleased with how we were treated and everything was explained to us in a way we could understand. It was made very easy from the beginning to the final signings. Would like to take this opportunity to thank Zoë Ashton for looking after us so well and answering all our questions which put us both at ease.

Mr & mrs J King - Radcliffe

Just to say thank you to Jennifer for her polite, helpful and kind care in dealing with me.

Mr T M Wood - Stalybridge

Keep up the good work.

Mr & Mrs M J Dobson - Chester

I was very pleased with the service I received.

Mr & Mrs H B Swailes - Oldham

Excellent service and very professional. Very nice to talk to and happy to help.

Mr N Nixon - Oldham

Everything answered promptly. Felt very well looked after by everyone we came into contact with. Superb service.

Mr & Mrs B J Bibby - Ashton Under Lyne

Excellent service from the start to completion. It was not our first time using you and it certainly will not be the last. Highly recommended. Thank you.

Mr K Pringle, Mr D Pringle & Miss K Pringle - Manchester

Excellent service. Courteous Staff. Thank you to all.

Mrs S Fleming - Marsden

We were very happy with the way in which you conducted our business.

Mr & Mrs E Mellor - West Yorkshire

Thank you to Jennifer Kitchener who has been so helpful throughout this process. From beginning to end she would not have been more supportive.

Mrs J A Rainford - Oldham

Miss Wood has been my point of contact and is a credit to North Ainley. I would highly recommend her. Thank you very much.

Mr A Taylor - Dukinfield

Thank you to Cassie, she was amazing.

Mrs V Deans - Stockport

Excellent service. Thank you all.

Mrs H Smith - Ashton Under Lyne

Excellent service. Very helpful and courteous.

Mrs J Lewis - Oldham

Really helpful and friendly. The contracts were all signed in time for us moving. Thank you so much.

Mr D Fraser & Miss G Maines - Manchester

Thank you so much for the very prompt and friendly advice and service.

Mr L Richards - Oldham

Staff very helpful and courteous to me at a very difficult time. Thank you to everyone who was involved.

Mrs B Scholes - Oldham

Thanks to all concerned with a special mention to Cassie for all her help. There isn't any improvement to be considered. Very well done.

Mr C Pickering & Mrs J Holt - Oldham

From the initial engagement with Vinesh and team, the information and communication have enabled me to understand clearly the status and next steps. A huge thank you for the team for the help and support on completing the property purchase.

Mr A J Hepplestone - Cheadle