Current Vacancies

Careers with Hatten Wyatt

Hatten Wyatt believe our success lies in the quality of staff we employ and training and development are key to our future growth. Our aim is to have well motivated staff with a balance of working life, home and leisure pursuits. Our offices in Gravesend offer a friendly and pleasant working environment.

Future vacancies will be posted on this page as soon as they become available. We welcome CV’s from anyone interested in the roles below or if you would like to discuss your career with us – please contact using the details to the right of this page. 


“The people here at Hatten Wyatt have made me feel very welcome and the experience has made me want to pursue a career in law even more” July 2013




Receptionist

We require a receptionist at our Gravesend office to manage the reception during open hours. Daily duties include liaising with clients, handling incoming calls and conveying messages, assisting with switchboard enquiries, processing all incoming and outgoing post and distribution of the same, making appointments, fax machine administration/reports and ensuring the Reception Area is clean, tidy and presentable at all times. Additional responsibilities include general administration tasks relevant to an office environment, such as diary management, scanning, opening files, monitoring stationery and providing refreshments to clients/staff, where appropriate. 

This is a “front of house” role and therefore candidates must maintain a helpful, friendly and professional manner at all times. 
Successful applicants will have previous Reception experience, preferably from a legal background or within an established office environment.

Knowledge of all Microsoft packages (Excel, Word & Outlook), plus Partner 4 Windows would be advantageous.

Please apply in writing with salary expectations enclosing CV

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IT Manager

We are seeking a full time competent IT Manager to manage our firm wide IT requirements and CMS (Partner 4 Windows) between Gravesend and Maidstone offices.  Reporting to the firm’s Senior Partner, the successful candidate will be responsible for the development, on-going maintenance and support of its bespoke CMS alongside other applications used firm wide. The role will involve the development, installation, implementation and user testing of new applications and upgrades, full support and training where required, overseeing and monitoring the entire network and IT server to ensure optimal performance as well as full provision and maintenance of the firm’s printer, scanning and photocopying facilities.
The ideal candidate should have a background within the legal sector either working with another law firm or a supplier into the sector possibly as a DBA or Technical Consultant and will need the following technical skills: SQL Server (DBA) FlieSite/WorkSite. An understanding of the installation and configuration of Mitel Telephone systems would be advantageous. 

Technical Skills required:
- Windows Server (2000/2003/2008)
- SQL Server (2000, 2005, 2008)
- Scripting (VBA)
- NET Technologies

This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding and diverse law firm and will offer excellent career prospects.

Please apply in writing with salary expectations enclosing CV

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Private Client Solicitor

We require an experienced and highly skilled Solicitor to Join our busy Private Client Department. You will have proven expertise spanning private client and estates planning matters. You will have extensive background and knowledge in:

• Wills, Trust and Probate
• Estate and Care Fees Planning
• Wills and Will Writing
• Lasting Powers of Attorney
• Trusts and Trust Administration
• Probate and Administration of Estates
• Inheritance Tax Planning and Investments

The candidate should have several years’ experience as a Solicitor and be able to work within a busy team as well as manage a large and varied caseload.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.

Please apply in writing with salary expectations enclosing CV

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Senior Residential Conveyancing Solicitor

We require an experienced and highly skilled senior solicitor to join our busy conveyancing department. The role will entail dealing with a full and varied caseload of residential conveyancing matters, including:

      - Freehold/leasehold sales and purchases
      -Transfers of equity
      - Remortgages
      - Stamp duty procedures
      - Title checking
      - Searches
      - Enquiries, and dealing with all matters generally through to completion. 

The candidate should have extensive (5 +Years PQE preferable) residential conveyancing experience/knowledge within a similar environment and be able to manage their own caseload of files with minimal supervision. This is a busy role, individuals must be able to prioritise work, use initiative and work proactively, coupled with a good client manner and technical competence.  Commercial conveyancing experience would be advantageous but not essential. Competitive salary.

Please apply in writing enclosing CV

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Hatten Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to take action to make its Equal Opportunities Policy fully effective. Hatten Wyatt policies ensure that no employee or job applicant receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, colour, nationality or ethnic or national origins, sex, sexual orientation or marital status, age, disability, religion and belief, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable. Selection criteria and procedures will be frequently reviewed to ensure that individuals are selected, promoted or treated on the basis of their relevant merits and ability.

How To Apply

For more information or to apply:

Contact:
Jasvinder Singh Gill

Phone:
01474 35 11 99

Email:
recruitment@hatten-wyatt.com

Address:
Hatten Wyatt
51/54 Windmill Street
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 1BD

Hatten Wyatt
51/54 Windmill Street
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 1BD

Phone: 01474 35 11 99
Fax: 01474 33 43 45
Email: advice@hatten-wyatt.com
DX: 6800 Gravesend
VAT #: 818 3183 26