(529) Junior Clerk – Barristers’ Chambers

Role Categories: Professional Support
Role Types: Full Time
Role Locations: London (Greater)

£20,000 plus bonus

Outstanding career prospects

Our Client is a leading set of Barristers’ Chambers based in London EC4. With c.50 Barristers, including 18 QC’s, Chambers prides itself on its highly personable and professional approach.

Chambers is now seeking to appoint a Junior Clerk to join their friendly, dynamic and innovative team.

The Role

Reporting to the Senior Clerk and working closely with the Clerking team and other members of staff and Barristers, specific duties of this starter support role, will include (for example);

The successful candidate will be someone that can work well under pressure, is keen to learn and develop and progress in their career as a Barristers’ Clerk.

Duties include (as required) but are not limited to:

  • Delivering papers to and from court
  • Handling and dealing with general enquiries
  • Updating records on to the diary and fee management system
  • Administrative tasks including DX, post, stationery and copier monitoring and management
  • Assisting the more senior clerks with tasks, as required
  • Collecting papers and documents from around chambers and distributing accordingly
  • Returning papers to solicitors
  • Managing the Conference board and refreshments as required
  • Dealing with confidential waste

The successful applicant will have the following:

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s, including Mathematics and English
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • An understanding of excellent client care with a professional and service-oriented approach
  • A working knowledge of Equality and Diversity code in respect of clerking members of Chambers
  • Team ethic with significant ambition to learn and progress career
  • Strong initiative and willingness to work in a pressurised environment

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday 5th September 2022

Early applications are encouraged and initial interviews for suitable candidates will take place immediately.

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