Latest vacancies

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.

For general recruitment related enquiries please email careers@clarkewillmott.com.

About usWomen in Business

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. We were scored as one of the nine top performing firms in the Legal Week’s Best Employers Survey 2016, and more recently, the UK Law Firm of the Year 2018 survey by RollonFriday.com placed us fourth nationally as a place to work, taking into consideration pay, career development, management and culture. We scored first place nationally in this 2018 survey for work/life balance.

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 careers@clarkewillmott.com.

Our latest vacancies

Finance Analyst – Finance – Bristol

Vacancy details Working as part of the core Management Accounting team providing reporting, analysis and assistance to the wider finance team. An interesting role giving the successful candidate a great opportunity to develop and improve a range of Management Information (MI) reporting templates and respond to ad hoc requests for...
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Administration Assistant – Commercial Property – Cardiff

Vacancy details We are seeking an Administration Assistant to provide support to our busy Commercial Property team in Cardiff. Role: Administration Assistant Location: Cardiff Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 718-BCF The role This role will give you the opportunity to support our busy Commercial Property team, enabling them...
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IT Developer – Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking a Dot Net Applications Developer with Legal, Finance or Professional Services experience. Role: IT Developer Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Contract (9-10 months) Vacancy Reference: 742-BBL The role Working in the DevOps team within IT, you will become a key member of the team...
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Finance Systems Analyst – Finance – Firm Wide

Vacancy details To assist with and provide support to the Finance Systems Manager with all aspects of the Practice Management System, and associated Finance systems, maintaining integrity, access, optimisation and core setups. In addition, the role should provide functional assistance to the finance teams alongside offering a support for system...
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Court of Protection – Junior Paralegal – Bristol

Vacancy details A role providing assistance for vulnerable people with the management of their financial affairs and related responsibilities. Role: Court of Protection Junior Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full-time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 746-PBL The role Our growing Court of Protection team in Bristol has an opportunity for a Paralegal...
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Tax Administrator – Private Capital – Taunton & Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking a Tax Administrator to join the Tax & Trusts unit within our Private Capital team who manage a broad caseload of personal direct tax matters. Role: Tax Administrator Location: Taunton or Bristol Hours: Full-time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 745-LTN The role We have been providing...
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Solicitor – Insolvency – London

Vacancy details We are seeking a Solicitor (NQ-3 years PQE) to progress their career working within our friendly, forward thinking and close-knit insolvency team working in the heart of London, for nationwide clients. Role: Solicitor Location: London Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 741-LLN The role Our national Insolvency...
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Paralegal – Corporate – Southampton

Vacancy details Due to continued growth, we are looking for a Paralegal to support our well-regarded Corporate team in Southampton. Role: Paralegal Location: Southampton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 740-PSN The role Our national Corporate & Commercial team is led by 14 Partners and has a presence in...
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Legal Administrator – Home Sales – Taunton

Vacancy details Our Home Sales team has a new opportunity for a Legal Administrator to provide proactive and professional support to the team. Role: Legal Administrator Location: Taunton Hours: Full-time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 737-LTN The role We are looking to hire a self-motivated Legal Administrator who will provide the...
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CMI and Compliance Assistant – Knowledge Services – Firm Wide

Vacancy details This is an entry level role working in a central team, you will undertake volume compliance tasks related to the client and matter take-on process on behalf of all of our fee-earning teams. To be successful in this role, we don’t expect you to have any prior knowledge...
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Paralegal – Commercial & Private Client Litigation

Vacancy details Our Commercial and Private Client Litigation team has a new opportunity for a Paralegal to provide proactive and professional support to a group of fee earners within the team. Role: Paralegal Location: Taunton or Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 739-PTN The role Our Commercial and...
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Head of Knowledge & Insight – Firm Wide

Vacancy details An exciting opportunity for a Head of Knowledge & Insight to join our team.  The role can be based from a home location or any of our offices, but will be responsible for leading a team currently based in Bristol so some office attendance will be required to...
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Associate/Senior Associate – Corporate – Southampton

Vacancy details We are seeking an Associate/Senior Associate to join our Corporate team in Southampton, handling a broad range of mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance transactions. Role: Associate/Senior Associate – Corporate Location: Southampton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 062-LSN The role Our national Corporate & Commercial team is...
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Paralegal – Commercial Litigation – Bristol

Vacancy details Due to continued growth, we are looking for a Paralegal to support our well-regarded Commercial Litigation team in Bristol. Role: Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 736-PBL The role Our Bristol Commercial Litigation team is led by Partners Alex Jakubowski and Richard Moore, further supported by...
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Paralegal – Financial Litigation – Bristol

Vacancy details Our Financial Litigation team has a new opportunity for a Paralegal to provide proactive and professional support to a group of fee earners within the team. Role: Paralegal Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 732-PBL The role You will be providing a crucial support function to our fast-paced Financial Litigation...
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Associate – Commercial Litigation – Bristol

Vacancy details Due to growth, we are looking for an Associate (three to six years PQE) to join our well-regarded team in Bristol, working on a range of commercial disputes work. Role: Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 687-LBL The role Our Bristol Commercial Litigation team is...
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Information Services Officer – Bristol, Taunton or Southampton

Vacancy details Reporting to the Director of Best Practice & Knowledge, the Information Services Officer will work with two other information professionals, providing information services and support to staff at Clarke Willmott. Role: Information Services Officer Location: Bristol, Taunton or Southampton Hours: Part-time (22.5 hours) Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 724-BBL...
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Senior Tenders Executive / Bids Manager – Business Development & Marketing

Vacancy details We have a great opportunity for a Senior Tenders Executive/Bids Manager to join our Business Development & Marketing team, having responsibility for supporting the firm’s bids process and client development programme, with a priority focus on our Social Housing sector. Role: Senior Tenders Executive / Bids Manager Location:...
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Associate / Senior Associate – Commercial Property – Southampton

Vacancy details We have opportunities for solicitors and associates to join our thriving Commercial Property team based in Southampton. Role: Associate / Senior Associate Location: Southampton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 721-LSN The role There is a wide variety of work on offer and, to an extent, the...
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Commercial Property (Investment) Senior Associate – Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking a Commercial Property Senior Associate, specialising in investment work in a large and thriving team in Bristol. Role: Commercial Property (Investment) Senior Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 669-LBL The role Our commercial property team in Bristol comprises part of a much...
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Solicitor / Associate – Corporate – Bristol

Vacancy details We are seeking a Solicitor/Associate (two to four years PQE) to join our Corporate team in Bristol, handling a broad range of mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance transactions. Role: Solicitor / Associate Location: Bristol Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 702-LBL The role Our national Corporate &...
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Solicitor – Construction – Southampton or London

Vacancy details Our Construction team has an excellent opportunity for a Solicitor (two to four years PQE) to develop their legal career with us. Role: Solicitor Location: Southampton or London Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 692-PLN The role Led by five Partners, our national construction team has presence in...
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Senior Conveyancer – Home Sales – Taunton

Vacancy details Our Home Sales team has a new opportunity for an experienced Senior Conveyancer to join the team in Taunton. Role: Senior Conveyancer Location: Taunton Hours: Full Time Term: Permanent Vacancy Reference: 631-LTN The role We are looking to hire a self motivated and experienced Conveyancer who will provide an...
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CMI and Compliance Assistant – Bristol, Cardiff, Taunton, Manchester, Southampton, Birmingham

Vacancy details This is an entry level role working in a central team, you will undertake volume compliance tasks related to the client and matter take-on process on behalf of all of our fee-earning teams. To be successful in this role, we don’t expect you to have any prior knowledge...
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