* required fields

.docx / .pdf

Role requirement

Vacancy type





Property / Real Estate Commercial Law



Language skills


Job reference No.




Data Published


Closing date


Job Description:

Our client, a leading Scottish Law firm, is looking for a Commercial Property Solicitor to join their team. Located in Edinburgh and reporting to the Head of Commercial Property, the successful individual will be charged with handling a range of commercial property matters including purchases, sales and leases.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Previous experience of working in a similar role
  • NQ - 2 years+ PQE
  • Good drafting skills with excellent attention to detail and the ability to deal with competing priorities and deadlines
  • A commercial focus in managing workload effectively and efficiently
  • Mindset to exceed team and client expectations
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, both written and oral is essential
  • Able to build professional relationships with clients and third parties
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Manage a busy caseload including purchases, sales, and leases
  • Provide legal advice on commercial property matters
  • Proactively manage your own caseload and drive forward work for others within the team
  • Meet or exceed individual financial targets.
  • Actively seek to build your professional network and promote to external peers.
  • Prepare articles and blogs for the website and press/ professional publications.
  • Build good relationships internally and advise colleagues with different specialisms.
  • Adhere to firm processes in relation to financial policies, time recording and AML compliance.
  • Maintain accurate records on the firms document management system.


  • A highly competitive salary
  • Wider Benefits package

Core-Asset Consulting is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of age, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, race, colour, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marital/civil partner status or pregnancy.

Job reference: 14786

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

At Core-Asset, we're committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Our privacy statement explains when and why we collect personal information about people who engage with our services, how we use it, the conditions under which we may disclose it to others, and how we keep it secure. We may change this policy from time to time, so please check this policy occasionally to ensure that you're happy with any changes.

By engaging with us (either by applying for a job we're advertising, registering through our website, or getting in touch with our business) you're agreeing to be bound by this policy.

Core-Asset Consulting is committed to protecting the privacy of our candidates, clients and website users. For further information, please refer to our full Privacy Statement available on our website http://www.core-asset.co.uk/about-core-asset/privacy-statement

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.



T: 0131 264 0238 M: 07535 897 729
Kim Bower Business Manager, Middle Office Asset Management & Legal

Kim joined Core-Asset Consulting in 2008 post-graduation.

Kim specialises in recruiting experienced individuals into middle office technical roles together with managing all Legal recruitment requirements with clients.

Kim has a professional and proactive approach ensuring candidates and clients always receive the highest standards of service.

We put people before profit, service before sales and ethics above all.

Betsy Williamson Managing Director

You might also be interested in


Finance recruiters identify Scotland's top post-lockdown career opportunities.

Read more

SOARING demand for contract workers is far outweighing any impact of new tax changes.

Read more

Investment operations in Scotland continue to offer opportunities for young professionals despite the pandemic

Read more

Core-Asset Consulting Gains Cyber Essentials Scheme Accreditation

Read more