Salary range: £23,795 – £28,000 p.a. (depending on skills and experience)

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 5:30pm (1-hour unpaid lunch break) – flexible arrangements will be considered

Holidays: 25 per year plus Bank Holidays (rising with length of service)

Benefits: contributory pension scheme, private healthcare and cash plan, group life policy

 St Johns Buildings is one of the largest barristers’ chambers in the country and we pride ourselves on providing an excellent standard of client services and care.  We have beautiful, recently refurbished premises on St John Street in Manchester which we seek to maintain and present to the highest standard.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and professional receptionist/telephonist to present an excellent first impression to callers and visitors to Chambers.  This role is split between our telephone switchboard room and front of house reception, and forms part of the ‘first point of contact’ team in our Manchester site.   This team also looks after conference and lounge facilities, ensuring meeting rooms are appropriately allocated, refreshments prepared and set out, technical facilities switched on and that rooms are cleaned down and prepared following meetings/events.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced, friendly, well-presented and efficient telephonist and/or receptionist who enjoys working in a fast-paced, professional environment.  Excellent communication skills, a flexible and willing approach to the range of tasks, and experience of carrying out a similar role in a professional services organisation are essential.

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Prompt applications are encouraged as we will close the job for applications as soon as we have a suitable shortlist of candidates for interview.  

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