Assistant Practice Manager

Assistant Practice Manager

Location: Central London

Salary: £30k - £35k per annum

A fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Practice Manager is available with a competitive salary of circa £35,000 to join a leading set of commercial barristers' chambers.

Working from opportunities after training.

The Assistant Practice Manager will work as the junior in a team of clerks, in conjunction with the Joint Acting Directors of Clerking, and members of the other clerking teams and share responsibility for a defined group of barristers.

General Duties:

* Scheduling meetings
* Negotiating fees on behalf of barristers
* Liaising with the courts in relation to hearings
* Marketing and developing the business of barristers to maintain a supply of work
* Maintaining excellent client relationships with solicitors and other professional clients
* Assisting with the collection of fees

Required Skills and experiences:

* Ideally have 3 years of clerking experience or similar experience working in a high-pressured work environment
* Should have gained at least 2 A Levels or equivalent qualifications
* Be a team player who is also able to work under pressure
* Have excellent people skills and the ability to build strong relationships
* Have excellent communication skills - both written and oral
* Show experience in negotiation and persuasion
* Demonstrate excellent time management and a keen eye for detail
* Be able to discreetly handle confidential information

Salary & Benefits:

* Competitive salary depending on experience.
* Hours - Chambers runs a shift system, with the role being based full time in the office in the first six months.

* Holiday entitlement - 20 days plus bank holidays.
* Pension - employer contributions 6%.

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  • Location: London, England
  • Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Additional Resources Ltd.
  • Posted: 11-Nov-2022
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