New Zealand Law Society - Commercial Property Solicitor - Tauranga

Commercial Property Solicitor - Tauranga

We are seeking talented and driven lawyer with 3+ years’ experience to join our busy commercial/property practice in Tauranga.

About the Role:
You will work within a friendly, collegial team managed by a Partner across a range of work including:

  • Commercial property – acting for landlords/property owners.
  • Property transactions – residential, commercial and rural.
  • Rural property – with a focus on the kiwifruit industry.
  • Business transactions – sale and purchase of businesses & shares with a particular focus on road transport, earthmoving & contracting industries.
  • Business structuring advice – a particular focus on shareholder agreements & succession planning.

The team comprises a mix of Lawyers, Legal Executives and Support Staff at differing stages of their careers.

What we are looking for:

  • NZ admitted lawyer with 2+ years PQE;
  • Property experience with demonstrated commercial nous. Trust and estate planning knowledge would be useful;
  • Strong client service orientation and a desire to add real value to every client interaction;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Excellent communication, written and technical skills; and
  • Down to earth and collaborative interpersonal style.

What we offer:
We offer varied and challenging work and the opportunity to work with and build relationships with quality clients. We provide ongoing training and professional development along with a range of fantastic social opportunities. We also expect you to have a life outside of the office and we will support you in finding the right work-life balance.

In addition to a market leading salary and discretionary bonuses we offer a range of benefits and initiatives to help our people maintain a healthy and enjoyable lifestyle. These benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Flexible working arrangements;
  • Great culture with regular social events;
  • A wellness focused firm, offering an innovative wellness package;
  • Community focus including pro bono legal work, team-based community service days, and an employee driven charitable trust fund;
  • Office based culture including diversity initiatives and dress for your day policy;
  • Access to leading technology;
  • Staff support and career initiatives such as mentoring schemes, coaching, EAP services and discounted health insurance;
  • Study benefits policy that supports employees to obtain relevant tertiary qualifications and paid time off for study and to attend exams; and
  • A generous and supportive Parental Leave Policy and entitlements.

Apply now
If you are seeking an opportunity to take the next step in your legal career, whilst maintaining a wonderful lifestyle in the Bay of Plenty, then email your Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae through to