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Carter Thomas Solicitors is a leading UK immigration law firm listed in both The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.

We act for businesses, education providers and individuals requiring advice on an exciting range of immigration law issues. We offer the full spectrum of immigration services from sponsor licence applications, maintenance and suspension/revocation/civil penalty defence work, to preparing applications for leave to enter or remain such as Tier 1 (Entrepreneur/Investor/Exceptional Talent), Tier 2, ILR, Appendix FM applications, EEA cases, naturalisation, administrative reviews, judicial reviews, etc.

We are a boutique firm committed to promoting equality of opportunities for all regardless of age, disability, gender or gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion and belief, or sexual orientation. We believe that the best results are achieved by bringing together talented people with complementary expertise and experiences and we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. To ensure that our commitment is never compromised, our values are supported by robust and regularly reviewed Equality and Diversity policies and procedures.

We have the following vacancies to join our dynamic team based at our head office in the modern and vibrant Electric Works building right in the heart of Sheffield’s City Centre. When applying, please submit your CV and cover letter to us directly rather than via an agency.

Positions available (at our head office in Sheffield only):

Immigration Solicitor
Duties will include:

  • providing UK immigration law advice and assistance to the firm’s individual and corporate clients;
  • the timely invoicing of such work and associated administrative tasks;
  • taking the lead on specific business development and marketing projects;
  • supervising more junior staff members as required; and
  • maintaining appropriate levels of legal knowledge and cascading information as appropriate.

Essential skills and experience:

  • qualified Solicitor with experience in immigration law;
  • passionate about immigration law with a strong desire to learn and develop;
  • strong commercial awareness combined with enthusiasm for business development and marketing;
  • hard-working with excellent attention to detail and strong organisational skills;
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • a good team player who is motivated and can work on their own initiative;
  • excellent IT and research skills.

Remuneration: Highly competitive salary and benefits package
Start date: As soon as possible
Job Type: Full-time

 

Senior Immigration Adviser/Caseworker
Duties will include:

  • providing UK immigration law advice and assistance to the firm’s individual and corporate clients;
  • the timely invoicing of such work and associated administrative tasks;
  • taking the lead on specific business development and marketing projects;
  • supervising more junior staff members as required; and
  • maintaining appropriate levels of legal knowledge and cascading information as appropriate.

Essential skills and experience:

  • at least 1 years’ experience advising corporate and/or individual clients in relation to immigration law issues including Tier 2 sponsor licence and Points Based System applications;
  • passionate about immigration law with a strong desire to learn and develop;
  • strong commercial awareness combined with enthusiasm for business development and marketing;
  • hard-working with excellent attention to detail and strong organisational skills;
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • a good team player who is motivated and can work on their own initiative;
  • excellent IT and research skills.

We are passionate about helping people to achieve their professional ambitions and this role would be especially suited to a candidate who is seeking to become a lawyer by qualifying as a Chartered Legal Executive (CILEx).

Remuneration: Highly competitive salary and benefits package
Start date: As soon as possible
Job Type: Full-time

 

Immigration Adviser/Caseworker
Duties will include:

  • providing UK immigration law advice and assistance to the firm’s individual and corporate clients;
  • the timely invoicing of such work and associated administrative tasks;
  • participation in general office, financial, business development and marketing activities;
  • supervising more junior staff members as required; and
  • maintaining appropriate levels of legal knowledge and cascading information as appropriate.

Essential skills and experience:

  • experience advising corporate and/or individual clients in relation to immigration law issues including Tier 2 sponsor licence and Points Based System applications;
  • passionate about immigration law with a strong desire to learn and develop;
  • strong commercial awareness combined with enthusiasm for business development and marketing;
  • hard-working with excellent attention to detail and strong organisational skills;
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • a good team player who is motivated and can work on their own initiative;
  • excellent IT and research skills.

We are passionate about helping people to achieve their professional ambitions and this role would be especially suited to a candidate who is seeking to become a lawyer by qualifying as a Chartered Legal Executive (CILEx).

Remuneration: Highly competitive salary and benefits package
Start date: As soon as possible
Job Type: Full-time

 

Partners and Consultants
We are always interested to hear from experienced immigration experts who have their own client following and wish to become a partner or consultant. We treat all enquiries about joining us in strict confidence.