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Current vacancies at Clarke Willmott solicitors

You’ll find below a list of our current vacancies.

We are always interested in hearing from talented people, so if you do not see a vacancy that interests you at the moment, you can still submit an application for consideration now and/or for future roles. You can send your application to us, with a suitable covering letter/email and a detailed CV by email to careers@clarkewillmott.com. Please make it clear in your application the type of role which interests you and in which of our offices you would wish to work. We aim to contact individuals who have applied speculatively when a suitable role arises, but please don’t hesitate to apply again at a later date if you see a role you think is right for you.

We are particularly interested in hearing from partner level candidates who have a clear plan for growing their business which would deepen or complement our sector strengths. If you are a partner and wish to discuss, in confidence, how you might develop your practice with Clarke Willmott, please contact either:

For general recruitment related enquiries you can also contact Rachael by phone or email.

Good luck with your application.

About us

Clarke Willmott LLP is a national law firm with offices in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, London, Manchester, Southampton and Taunton. We provide a wide range of legal services to corporate clients, organisations and individuals.

Having enjoyed significant growth in recent years, we now have over 600 people, including over 100 partners and we are continuing to grow.

As a firm we are known for providing a supportive and positive place to work, with an open and collaborative culture. The UK Law Firm of the Year 2016 survey by RollonFriday.com placed us fourth nationally as a place to work (moving up from fifth place in 2015), coming second overall for management and top for work/life balance. We have recently been scored as one of the 9 top performing firms in the Legal Week’s Best Employers’ Survey 2016.

For more information please check out our ‘Clarke Willmott at a glance‘ booklet.

Note for recruitment agents

Although we prefer candidates to apply to us directly, we also have in place a preferred supplier panel of recruitment agents to assist us with recruitment. On rare occasions we will also use other recruitment agents, provided that our terms of business have been agreed in advance. We do not accept any candidate introductions unless and until terms are agreed and we have subsequently confirmed that an introduction may be made.

If you are not one of our approved suppliers and wish to work with us, please email your details (including details of why you believe we should use your services) to Rachael Pritchard, on the contact details above.

Thank you for your co-operation.

Our latest vacancies

Facilities services team leader – Bristol

Vacancy details The facilities services team leader’s primary function is to assist the facilities services manager to provide consistently high quality facilities management and business support services for the fee earners whilst maintaining the highest level of customer service to all stakeholders. Role: Facilities services team leader Location: Bristol Hours: Full...
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Facilities services assistant – Bristol

Vacancy details We have an exciting opportunity for a facilities services assistant to join our facilities management department. Role: Facilities services assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: 6 month fixed term contract Vacancy Reference: 299-BBL The role: On a day to day basis you will be the face of...
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Facilities services assistant – Bristol

Vacancy details We have an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Services Assistant to join our Facilities Management department. Role: Facilities services assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 286-BBL The role: On a day to day basis you will be the face of the Facilities Management department...
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Front of house assistant – Birmingham

Vacancy details A hands-on role, responsible for delivering all aspects of reception and hospitality service, to the highest possible standards. Role: Front of house assistant Location: Birmingham Hours: Full time/part-time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 297-SBM The role: You will provide excellent customer service to our visitors, performing all operations requested...
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Solicitor – Commercial property – Bristol

Vacancy details A Commercial Property Solicitor role with exceptional quality work in a large and thriving team in Bristol. Role: Commercial property solicitor Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy reference: 298-LBL The role: Our large and well respected commercial property team in Bristol are looking for a Solicitor to work...
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Caseworker – debt recovery – Taunton

An opportunity to begin or continue a legal career in a national law firm. Based in our debt recovery team dealing with payment arrangement monitoring and associated procedures. Role: Caseworker Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 295-STN The role Our highly regarded debt recovery team is based only in...
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Risk & privacy officer – Bristol

A permanent role within our risk management & compliance team. The role will involve auditing/oversight and management of various aspects of risk and compliance including compliance with the Data Protection Act/GDPR, ISO27001 and ISO14001, oversight of the firm’s business continuity plan and data retention/destruction policy and some training and administration....
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Legal secretary – commercial property – Taunton

Having enjoyed significant growth and expansion over recent months, we now have an opportunity for an experienced legal secretary, to join our commercial property team in Taunton. Role: Legal secretary Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 295-STN The role Based from our friendly, open-plan offices, this role will give...
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Paraplanner – Private Capital – Bristol

This is a brand new, unique role offering a diverse range of duties to include working with families, case managers and local authorities to ensure the financial affairs of family members who cannot manage their own finances are properly managed. Role: Paraplanner Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy...
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Housing Management Solicitor/Legal Executive – London

Vacancy details An exciting opportunity for a Housing Management lawyer to join our team in London, with plenty of client contact and on-going training and support. Role: Housing Management Solicitor/Legal Executive Location: London Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy reference: 290-LLN The role: Our Housing Management team has lawyers based...
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Client Tenders and Marketing Executive – Bristol

Vacancy details We have a great opportunity for a client tenders and marketing executive to join our business development & marketing team, having responsibility for supporting the Firm’s bids process and client development programme. Role: Client tenders and marketing executive Location: Bristol Hours: Full time 37.5 hrs per week Mon...
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Solicitor – Corporate – Birmingham

Vacancy details A junior to mid-level corporate lawyer role handling a broad range of mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance transactions. Role: Corporate solicitor Location: Birmingham Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy reference: 282-LBM The role: Based in our Birmingham office, you will be working with colleagues locally and nationally for a...
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Paralegal – Employment & HR – Bristol

Vacancy details This is a fee earning position, supporting the employment and HR Team (with possible elements of sports law and immigration work). Role: Employment Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 281-PBL The role: Supporting the Bristol employment and HR team, this is an opportunity to build experience...
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Solicitor – Corporate – Southampton

Vacancy details A junior corporate lawyer role handling a broad range of mergers & acquisitions disposals, corporate finance transactions and general corporate and banking work. Role: Solicitor Location: Southampton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 283-LSN The role: Based in our Southampton office, you will be working with colleagues locally and...
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Credit control manager – Bristol

Vacancy details A role for an experienced credit control manager to oversee the effective and efficient running of the Credit Control team within our Bristol office. Role: Credit control manager Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 279-PBL The role: Working closely with the financial controller, this role...
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Administration assistant – Financial services litigation – 6 month FTC – Bristol

Vacancy details Our financial services litigation team has a new opportunity for an administration assistant to provide proactive and professional support to a group of fee earners within the team. Role: Administration assistant Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: 6 months Vacancy Reference: 280-SBL The role: We are looking to hire a...
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Paralegal – Financial services litigation – Bristol (6 month FTC)

Vacancy details We have an exciting opportunity for a paralegal to join our financial services litigation department. Role: Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full time Term: 6 months Vacancy Reference: 278-PBL The role: Our financial services litigation team are looking for a paralegal to assist them with the conduct of their workload. You...
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Paralegal – social housing conveyancing team – Taunton

Vacancy details We have an exciting opportunity for a self motivated and experienced Paralegal to progress their career working within our established social housing conveyancing team working in Taunton. Role: Paralegal Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 276-PTN The role We are looking to hire a self...
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IT project manager – IT – Bristol

Vacancy details The IT project manager will take on a pivotal role leading the delivery of a varied and exciting portfolio of IT projects. You will be an experienced project manager with a proven record delivering positive results, with a background in business change or infrastructure projects being a distinct...
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Cashier – Business recovery unit – Taunton

Vacancy details An opportunity to begin or continue a career in a national law firm. Based in our debt recovery team providing ongoing support and assistance to the team in respect of all aspects of their financial administration. Role: Cashier Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 265–STN...
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Solicitor – Commercial Property – Taunton

Vacancy details We are looking for a Commercial Property Solicitor to work in a large and thriving team in Taunton. Role: Solicitor Location: Taunton Hours: Full time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 249-LTN The role There can be few, if any, better opportunities in the South West to build a career...
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