Junior Clerk

Recruiter
ABC Chambers Solutions
Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Aug 2019
Closes
24 Aug 2019
Ref
1217527155
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Junior Clerk - Magic Circle Chambers - £22,000

Our Client is a leading set of barristers' chambers specialising in commercial litigation and arbitration. Chambers consists of over 100 barristers including 42 Queens Counsel. They are looking to expand their team of Junior Clerks. The role will include general office duties, document production and transporting large amounts of trial paperwork to and from Court. Previous experience desirable but not essential. Applicants must be willing to work within a 4-5 day rota system including some late evenings and early mornings.

Duties include;

* Lodging of documents, accompanying members to court, delivery of papers to and from Court

* Collection and delivery of post from DX and by hand deliveries

* Photocopying and bundling.

* Efficient management and distribution of incoming communications, urgent papers/instructions.

* Fixing hearings at Court.

* Entering fees and case data on to the LEX system.

* Answering incoming telephone calls and directing calls to members of staff when reception is otherwise engaged.

* Working in the main Clerks' Room as part of a rota system to receive further training

Applicants must have 2 'A' Levels (Grade C or above) or equivalent qualification. Given the longer term career prospects, graduates are also encouraged to apply.

Our client is an equal opportunities employer.

Working hours over a 4 day week as follows:-

9am-6pm 2 days per week

9am-7pm 1 day per week

8am-8pm 1 day per week Plus 5-day week every 6 weeks at 9am - 6pm

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