4733 jobs - 0 added today
167732 registered Jobseekers
Recruiting? Call us on 01772 639042
Email me jobs relevant to my job search
4 months ago
Brodies LLP
Location: Glasgow
Job type: Permanent
Category: Solicitor Jobs
JOB TITLE NQ – 2 years PQE Solicitor – Corporate and Commercial - Commercial Services Team – Pensions
Based in Edinburgh or Glasgow REPORTING TO Juliet Bayne, Partner JOB PURPOSE We have an opportunity for a solicitor to join our Corporate & Commercial Department as a
Pensions solicitor. This is an exciting opportunity as the successful candidate will work directly with
the partner and other team members, and will be exposed to a broad range of pension matters such
as advising employers and trustees of private sector pension schemes as well as public sector funds
on a wide range of funding and regulatory matters. You will also provide internal pensions support
to other departments across the firm which have pension issues. CORE TASKS
• Drafting of pension scheme documentation
• Drafting of pension provisions for transactional support work in both private and public

sector transactions
• Analysis of pension issues, research of the underlying pension law and framing of
appropriate client advice
• Advising public authorities, employers and pension scheme trustees with advice on day to
day pension matters via phone, e-mail and face to face
• Assisting in the drafting of pension styles
• Assisting in the department’s business development and marketing activities
• Delivering training to clients, as part of a team, on pension law issues
• Be aware of Brodies’ information security policies, and protect information assets from
unauthorised access, disclosure, modification, destruction or interference at all times. PERSON SPECIFICATION
• NQ - Previous experience and/or a genuine interest and enthusiasm for working in pensions
is preferred.
• -2 PQE – Previous experience and a genuine interest and enthusiasm for working in
pensions is essential.
• Takes personal responsibility to learn on the job and keep knowledge up to date
• Excellent attention to detail
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Communicates in a confident, clear and relaxed way
• Adapts style of communication appropriately when dealing with colleagues and clients

Brodies Internal

• Demonstrates an appetite for continued development of pension knowledge and
understanding of the industry and its key advisers
• Demonstrates strong research skills
• Takes responsibility for their own caseload subject to supervision
• Ability to deal with competing priorities and meet deadlines
• Shows understanding of clients’ needs and tailors advice appropriately
• Works to understand the department’s key clients, the industry they operate in and the
challenges they faced

• Strong drafting skills
• Demonstrates strong research skills
• Works in a logical manner
• Self-motivated and driven
• Prepared, organised and able to prioritise
• Commercial and profit focus

Brodies is committed to equality, diversity & the creation of an inclusive work environment. We
value the skills, experience and perspective that a diverse and representative workforce offers us in
terms of our ability to deliver top class legal services to our clients.

Email me jobs relevant to my job search

  Back to the top