Legal Course Coordinator

Elite Personnel
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are recruiting for a Legal Course Coordinator for a global training organisation offering recognised qualifications to the legal, financial and wealth management industries.

The responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting in the research, design, development and launch of new qualifications
  • Identifying and recruiting external authors as necessary for the development of new qualifications and managing these relationships
  • Act as course owner for qualifications developed, regularly reviewing syllabus content, maintaining course materials, assisting with the setting of assignments and examinations as well as reviewing delegate feedback
  • Active use and management of the online learning platform
  • Commissioning and reviewing course materials, where necessary, including negotiating fees with authors
  • Establishing and cultivating meaningful relationships with employers/clients, delegates and tutors
  • Assisting in the preparation or checking of complex correspondence or documentation
  • Dealing with specific technical delegate enquiries and queries for the programmes for which you will be course owner (with input from course tutors where relevant)
  • Preparing and presenting clearly reports/analytical information for internal and external use
  • Contributing to preparing budgets and project plans for new and existing qualifications, including undertaking market needs analysis, advising on target enrolment numbers, projecting income and expenditure
  • Ensuring that new and existing qualifications meet agreed financial objectives
  • Monitoring delegate enrolment numbers and liaising with marketing colleagues to ensure target audience is being reached and marketing momentum is maintained
  • Monitor performance of qualifications against budget and making recommendations for future improvements where necessary
  • Contribute ideas for new qualifications
  • Keep abreast of market developments to ensure the qualifications remain relevant and up-to-date
  • Work with marketing colleagues to set marketing plans that meet the course objectives in terms of target audience, key messages, routes to market and timings of promotional activities
  • Assisting with the writing of and proofing of copy for marketing materials
  • Reviewing of programme webpages to ensure information is up-to-date and accurate
  • Actively contribute to the marketing of new and existing qualifications through social media

Skills and experience required:

  • 2:1 Law Degree or equivalent qualification
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail in production of documentation
  • Proactive, persistent and organised approach
  • Highly organised with the ability to deal with multiple tasks at one time and conflicting priorities
  • A willingness to learn and develop new skills
  • Relationship building and ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, authors, examiners and third parties
  • Ideally have experience of working in an office and knowledge of an education/training environment or Private Client practice is advantageous

This varied role will suit a Law Graduate with a professional manner who wants to use their qualifications but does not want to qualify as a solicitor or a qualified solicitor looking to use their experience in a different field.

The hours are 9am - 5.30pm Monday to Thursday and 9am to 5pm on Friday. 23 days holiday increasing with service.

If you have a law degree and are looking for an excellent opportunity with a global company, please apply in confidence.

Please note we can only respond to successful candidates. If you have not heard from us within 48 hours you have been unsuccessful.