Immigration Solicitor - Up to £40,000 - Sheffield

Recruiter
Location
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary
up to £40,000 + benefits
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Ref
ISSHEFFLIZ
Practice area
Immigration
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent


Our Legal 500 leading law firm are now seeking an Immigration Solicitor to join their outstanding team based in Sheffield.  

The firm act on behalf of businesses, education providers and individuals requiring advice on an exciting range of immigration law issues. They offer the full spectrum of immigration services from sponsor licence applications, maintenance and suspension/revocation/civil penalty defence work, to preparing applications for leave to enter or remain such as Tier 1 (Entrepreneur/Investor/Exceptional Talent), Tier 2, ILR, Appendix FM applications, EEA cases, naturalisation, administrative reviews, judicial reviews, etc.

The vacancy is for an Immigration Solicitor to join their dynamic team based  right in the heart of Sheffield's city centre.

Duties will include:

providing UK immigration law advice and assistance to the firm’s individual and corporate clients;
the timely invoicing of such work and associated administrative tasks;
taking the lead on specific business development and marketing initiatives;
supervising more junior staff members as required; and
maintaining appropriate levels of legal and regulatory knowledge and cascading information as appropriate.
Essential skills and experience:

Qualified Solicitor with experience in immigration law;
passionate about immigration law with a strong desire to learn and develop;
strong commercial awareness combined with enthusiasm for business development and marketing;
hard-working with excellent attention to detail and strong organisational skills;
excellent written and verbal communication;
a good team player who is motivated and can work under own initiative;
excellent IT and research skills.

In return the company offer an above market rate salary, generous holidays and the flexibility and support to develop within the field of Immigration.

Please apply to Liz at TSR Legal