Careers

We are always on the lookout for hardworking law professionals who enjoy working within a fun, relaxed environment. If you are interested in being a part of the Nicholsons team here in Taranaki, please submit your CV.

Qualified Legal Executive

Nicholsons Law Firm is looking for a Full-Time Qualified Legal Executive to build their growing team and we would love to hear from you.

The successful applicant will ideally have:

• A strong interest in the areas of conveyancing, subdivisions, refinancing, trusts and estates.
• Great attention to detail.
• Good time management skills; and
• The ability to work both independently and as part of a team are essential.

The role will include regular client contact in a supportive, friendly environment.

Please email your CV, qualifications, and covering letter to Nicholsons’ Practice Manager – Leonie Ngeru.

leonie.ngeru@nks.co.nz

All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Relationship Property Trust Lawyer

Say goodbye to the commute, Nicholsons Lawyers in New Plymouth is recruiting!

Nicholsons Law Firm is looking for an experienced Relationship Property/Trust Lawyer to join our progressive team.

New Plymouth is a vibrant city, passionate about the arts and lifestyle. It offers wonderful tramping on Mt Taranaki, beautiful surf and is an amazing place to bring up a family or just immerse yourself in the outdoors.

The role will require the successful applicant to manage their own Relationship Property practice as well as assisting senior partners in the areas of Trusts, succession planning and asset protection. This work is undertaken for private fee-paying clients.

The successful applicant will be energetic and organised and have demonstrated their experience and aptitude in these areas, as well as managing client relationships and files at a high level.

The position is a full-time role, but we are flexible in work arrangements and can accommodate a candidate wanting to create their own unique working model.

Remuneration will be commensurate with the skills and experience of the appointee.

Our work environment is professional and friendly, and we work hard to provide our staff with an atmosphere that is both personally and professionally rewarding.

There is a high level of support from the firm’s working partners and ongoing mentoring and training provides an excellent opportunity for career progression within the practice.

Taranaki is an amazing place to live and if you are passionate about the outdoors there is an array of opportunities on your doorstep.

If you have the skills, experience, and attitude to succeed in a forward-thinking firm with a great client base, please send your full CV to our Practice Manager – Leonie Ngeru.

leonie.ngeru@nks.co.nz

Commercial Lawyer

Commercial Lawyer seeking a lifestyle change!

Nicholsons Lawyers located in the coastal city of New Plymouth is looking for a full-time experienced Commercial/Property Lawyer.

The area boasts, extensive tramping trails, great surfing, and is a vibrant city passionate about the arts. It is an amazing place to bring up a family or just immerse yourself in the outdoors!

The successful applicant would work for long standing clients of the firm’s commercial transactions division on a varied range of commercial and property matters.

Applicants would be required to work autonomously as well as part of a team, show resilience while working under pressure and be able to quickly develop rapport with our clients.

The applicant would be under the supervision of a Commercial/Property Partner and would need at least 3+ years of post-qualification experience.

If you meet the requirements and have been considering a move ‘Taranaki really is a place like no other’.

Please email your CV, qualifications, and covering letter to our Practice Manager – Leonie Ngeru.

leonie.ngeru@nks.co.nz

All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Dual Lawyers Role

How would you and a colleague like to job share a fulltime Property/Commercial/Trust Lawyers position at Nicholsons?
This unique opportunity in Taranaki would allow two experienced lawyers the chance to shape a working environment that would not only accommodate our busy practice but offer both parties a great deal of flexibility and work life balance.
This position will be incredibly diverse and interesting. You will be working alongside one of our Partners across all aspects of property law managing residential/commercial/property files for individuals and small to medium businesses and advising an existing client base on a wide range of transactions.
To be seriously considered for this role, you will have:
• A Bachelor of Law and current Practising Certificate from the NZLS with up-to-date knowledge of NZ law and legislation
• 3 plus years’ experience as a Property/Commercial/Trust Lawyer
• An ability to combine logical, analytical, and creative thinking skills to problem solving
• An attitude of getting things done and recognising that clients time and money matter
• The ability to see the ‘big picture’, consider all implications and give practical common-sense advice that works for the relevant circumstance.
• To demonstrate that you can work quickly and efficiently without compromising quality
• A positive teamwork philosophy as working together accomplishes so much more
• The skills to communicate in both in writing and verbally, with ease and a natural style

If working in an environment where delivering outstanding service which is born from a culture that fosters a ‘one team’ approach appeals, we would like to hear from you.

Please email your CV, qualifications, and covering letter to our Practice Manager Leonie Ngeru leonie.ngeru@nks.co.nz

All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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