Vacancies

This page provides information on legal job openings across our offices in Bedford, Cambridge, Milton Keynes and Sandy. Woodfines offers a rewarding working environment for bright, committed individuals. 

Commercial Property Solicitor - Milton Keynes 

The Commercial Property team in our Milton Keynes office is keen to grow. We are looking to recruit talented and ambitious individuals who are keen to build their career whilst at the same time making a significant contribution to the continued success of the department and the firm.

Our workload includes working for offshore investors with portfolios of prime retail units; advising on all Landlord and Tenant matters with strong covenant tenants. Acquisitions and disposals with average values of £2million; leases with rental yields of £2m+ per annum, corporate support transactions valued up to £30m; together with a mixture of development work, corporate financing, infrastructure agreements; pension scheme property investments and other commercial property matters.

Ideally, you should be a qualified solicitor with a healthy amount of commercial property experience; or an ambitious and commercially minded newly qualified solicitor or legal executive who wishes to advance their career. Equally, it would be an opportunity for candidates returning to the law after a career break and looking for a supportive and understanding environment.

You should have knowledge of landlord and tenant matters and a broader exposure of commercial property transactions generally. The successful applicant will be a dynamic, strong team player, with excellent communication skills and be able to use sound and professional judgment for problem solving. You should enjoy a challenge but with an awareness of exposure to risk. 

You will need:

  • Excellent drafting, research and negotiation skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • Strong awareness of a variety of social media platforms
  • Good business development skills

In return we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • Discretionary bonus scheme which rewards outstanding performance and a firm wide bonus scheme
  • 33 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Parking Permit
  • Medicash Cash Plan
  • Income Protection Scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • On Line Discount portal
  • Employee Introduction Scheme
  • Payment of Professional Subscriptions
  • Financial Support for studying professional qualifications in line with Firm policy

You will benefit from career development and progression with a widening scope and exposure to different types of transactions. You will work in a modern office environment with parking in a central location.

If you would like to be part of a proactive, innovative and progressive firm and feel you possess the relevant qualifications, skills and experience, then please do get in touch.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter detailing your experience to Karen Jobbling at kjobbling@woodfines.co.uk

Company Commercial Solicitors

We are a well-established, Legal 500 firm providing excellent service to our clients. In order to do this we need excellent people.

We currently have opportunities for Company Commercial Solicitors across all our offices and invite applications from dynamic, high-calibre Solicitors to join our highly regarded commercial team.

The role will suit ambitious and client focused commercial solicitors who thrive in being involved in the growth and development of client businesses at a personal level.

In return we offer a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to develop and progress careers to the next levels within a supportive environment.

Woodfines offers additional staff benefits after a qualifying period.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter detailing your experience to Karen Jobbling at kjobbling@woodfines.co.uk