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Head of Trusts

£75000 - £100000 per annum Excellent benefits

Managing this Role


Jasmine Cook

Recruitment Consultant - M4 Corridor - Reading and Oxford
0203 865 2113

This Top 100 firm has a top tier private client practice with teams operating out of Cheltenham and London, providing a high level of cohesion and expertise to service clients with some of the largest and most complex landed estates in the UK.

This is a unique and highly coveted role for a Head of Trusts 10 years PQE to lead their Trust Administration team, based out of Cheltenham with travel into London when needed.

The firm:

This top tier firm has a global reach and has become one of the pioneers in creating private wealth and facilitating growth across a range of personal and business services.

They have rapidly accelerated through the legal rankings in recent years; there are no upper limits when it comes to expansion and long-term commercial growth plans for this firm.

The private client team act for some of the world's wealthiest families and individuals with substantial assets across the globe. Therefore, the work they do is very interesting and covers niche areas including IP, art and equine matters.

The role:

As Head of Trusts, the primary purpose of this role is to lead and manage the firm's Trust Administration team which sits within the wider Tax, Trusts & Succession group and act as a key point of contact for the practice.

You will use your management experience to direct the team day to day and have oversight of how work is carried out. On an operational level, you will be critical to maintaining smooth operations and liaise with other leadership staff across the firm.

You'll also be on hand to assist fee-earners with support and guidance on technical legal issues whilst also managing your own caseload of trust work.


· 10 years of trusts administration experience
· Accomplished leader who can manage, supervise and train a large team of staff
· Energetic and eager to make a significant contribution to the strategic direction of the practice

What's on offer:

  • Highly competitive salary and benefits package
  • Access to the most impactful and high-profile work available
  • Opportunity to work alongside leading individuals and next generation partners

This is a stand-out opportunity for a talented Head of Trusts Solicitor 10 years PQE with the experience and ambition to lead a powerhouse team.

Apply now or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.