Junior Criminal Clerk, Manchester


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

We have a vacancy for an enthusiastic and ambitious junior level barristers’ clerk to join our Criminal 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 criminal 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 (available below) by post or email to human.resources@stjohnsbuildings.co.uk by 19th October 2017. For an informal discussion about the role, contact Mark Heald or Gary Douglas on 0161 214 1500.

Closing Date: 19th October 2017

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

St Johns Buildings, 24a-28 St John Street, Manchester, M3 4DJ  www.stjohnsbuildings.co.uk

Job Description- Junior Criminal Clerk

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