Junior Civil Clerk, Manchester


Salary range: £14,500 – £19,000 p.a. depending on experience

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 6pm

Excellent benefits package including: 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), pension, life cover, private healthcare and cash plan and Childcare Voucher Scheme.

Due to an internal staff promotion we have a vacancy for an enthusiastic and ambitious junior level barristers’ clerk to join our Civil Clerking Team, based in Manchester City Centre.   With over 40 clerking roles in Chambers, we offer excellent career prospects, in a friendly, team-oriented environment.

Ideally we are looking for someone with experience of day-to-day clerking activities including: recording briefs and instructions, checking court listings, diary management, chasing and checking briefs, dealing with telephone enquiries and bookings and working with diary management software, such as MLC or LEX.   While experience of clerking civil practice would be an advantage, we welcome applications from clerks from any practice area.

Essentially the successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a professional, client focused approach, excellent team working and communication skills, strong basic IT skills, high attention to detail, the ability to follow protocols and a genuine interest in a career as a barristers clerk.

To apply for the role, please write with completed application and equal opportunities forms (which can be found below) by post or email to human.resources@stjohnsbuildings.co.uk by 14th December 2017. For an informal discussion about the role, contact Chris Shaw on 0161 214 1500.

Closing Date: 14th December 2017

We positively encourage applications from all sections of the community and operate an equal opportunities approach.

Download the Job Description: Job Description Junior Civil Clerk – Manchester November 2017

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