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Vacancies

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  • Position
  • Location
  • Closing Date
  • Cashroom Assistant
  • Glasgow
  • 14/07/2017

Discipline

Cashroom

Details:

Maternity Cover - minimum 9 months.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Cashroom Assistant to provide maternity cover within BTO’s Finance Department based in our Glasgow Office.

You will have experience in a similar role within a legal firm and will be familiar with cash room functions including allocating and processing payments, bank reconciliations and general finance administrative roles. A good level of numeracy and an attention to detail is essential. This is a busy office and flexibility to perform a variety of finance admin functions to support the team is necessary. A working knowledge of Envision and/or Law Soft would be an advantage.

A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered commensurate with your experience.

How to Apply (please click on links)

Please note that applications will not be accepted without a fully completed application form.

Closing date for applications is 14 July 2017.

  • Solicitor
  • Glasgow
  • 07/07/2017

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Property/Construction Insurance Litigation

Details:

Construction & Property Litigation Solicitor

 

BTO Solicitors LLP’s Construction & Engineering Team are seeking a Construction & Property Litigation Solicitor at the 3-5 years PQE level to join the growing team of construction litigation lawyers.

The Team act for a range of major multinational clients and the matters they deal with are often leading edge. Working directly with the Partners in the team, you will receive a varied and exciting caseload. The role primarily involves acting on behalf of insurers and their insureds, including employers, contractors, professional consultants and subcontractors, on an expansive range of construction disputes, involving liability defence and subrogated recoveries in what is a broad and diverse area of the law.

Role includes advising clients on all aspects of construction disputes, including strategic advice; contractual advice; and advice regarding insurance policy issues. Where required, they will require to raise and defend Sheriff Court and Court of Session actions, adjudications, mediation, and arbitration. As a UK qualified solicitor, you will have a strong client focused approach and be a motivated and conscientious team player. You will be used to working with insurers and/or the construction industry. Experience in Property/Construction Insurance Litigation or Contentious Construction is essential. Further training will be provided. Please note that BTO advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the level of experience required for the role and this does not prohibit applications from candidates who are able to demonstrate the necessary skills and experience.

How to Apply (please click on links)

Please note that applications will not be accepted without a fully completed application form.

Closing date for applications is Friday 7 July 2017.

  • Solicitor
  • Edinburgh
  • 30/06/2017

Discipline

Construction and Engineering Team

Details:

Construction (Non-Contentious Team) Solicitor
Edinburgh based (with occasional travel to Glasgow).
Permanent full time position

Due to expansion, we are looking to recruit a Solicitor, minimum of 2 years PQE, with knowledge of Non-Contentious Construction Law to provide support to our busy construction and engineering team. This is a great opportunity to gain experience of primarily non-contentious construction law, but with scope to support the contentious side of the team and get a really good grounding in all aspects of construction law. You will have high levels of initiative and motivation, be keen to learn and demonstrate flexibility. Good analytical skills, attention to detail and sound commercial acumen are required.

Please note that BTO advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the level of experience required for the role and this does not prohibit applications from candidates who are able to demonstrate the necessary skills and experience.

A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered commensurate with experience.

How to Apply (please click on links)

Please note that applications will not be accepted without a fully completed application form.

Closing date for applications is 30 June 2017.

  • Paralegal
  • Glasgow
  • 30/06/2017

Discipline

Residential Conveyancing

Details:

Paralegal - Full time position

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Paralegal in Residential Conveyancing to join BTO’s Residential Property department based in our Glasgow Office.

You will have experience in a similar role and be familiar with residential property processes and procedures following the Land Registration (Scotland) Act 2012. Under the supervision of a Solicitor, you will be confident in managing transactions from commencement to conclusion with strong attention to detail and accuracy. You will also have secretarial skills in audio dictation. The ability to work on own initiative as well as being a supportive member of the team is essential.

This is a great opportunity for the right person to join a busy team in a friendly office.

A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered commensurate with your experience.

How to Apply (please click on links)

Please note that applications will not be accepted without a fully completed application form.

Closing date for applications is 30 June 2017.

  • Solicitor
  • Glasgow
  • 30/06/2017

Discipline

Commercial Dispute Resolution

Details:

Commercial Dispute Resolution Solicitor (NQ)
Location - Glasgow
Full time position

Solicitor required to join BTO’s Commercial Dispute Resolution department based in our Glasgow Office. This is an excellent opportunity to join a busy department which handles a varied and interesting caseload.

You will be newly qualified with good commercial awareness and a keen desire to be a litigator as the role involves advocacy in the Sheriff Court on almost a weekly basis.

If you are hardworking, motivated to learn and a supportive team player we would like to hear from you.

A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered commensurate with your experience.

How to Apply (please click on links)

Please note that applications will not be accepted without a fully completed application form.

Closing date for applications is 30 June 2017.

“The level of service has always been excellent, with properly experienced solicitors dealing with appropriate cases" Legal 500

Contact BTO

Glasgow

  • 48 St. Vincent Street
  • Glasgow
  • G2 5HS
  • T:+44 (0)141 221 8012
  • F:+44 (0)141 221 7803

Edinburgh

  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 9QG
  • T:+44 (0)131 222 2939
  • F:+44 (0)131 222 2949

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