Junior Clerk

Salary - on application

2 Kings Bench Walk

http://www.article6law.com/

London

Vacancy for Junior Clerk Full or part-time. Salary on application.

Reporting to: Senior Clerk

Purpose of the job:

To assist with clerking duties for a team of Barristers at chambers

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Opening post and DX and booking details on computer.
  2. Distributing briefs highlighted with any urgent dates or special requests or conferences.
  3. Taking bookings by telephone for members of chambers and advising solicitors on suitable Counsel in conjunction with the Senior Clerk.
  4. [Assisting with the negotiation of fees].
  5. Day to day diary management: ensuring that accurate and detailed information is entered into correct diaries.
  6. Chase instructions, papers etc. on a timely basis, i.e. proactive diary management.
  7. Preparing fee notes as required.
  8. Assisting the CFA documentation and Public Access client care letters.
  9. Liaising with listing departments and solicitors in fixing cases and diary management.
  10. Keep Members of Chambers proactively informed as to their diaries and papers.
  11. Assist with the administration of Chambers as and when necessary/appropriate.
  12. Represent Chambers in a professional, efficient, courteous and friendly manner and act as an ambassador of Chambers at all times.
  13. To comply with all compliance and Chamber’s policies.
  14. Take responsibility for own health and safety whilst at work and the health and safety of colleagues and customers.
  15. Undertake any other duties that are determined as necessary for the needs of the business and are commensurate with the grade of the post.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Barry Henderson at b.henderson@article6law.com or to

2 Kings Bench Walk
Lower Ground Floor
Inner Temple
London, EC4Y 7DE

Tel: 020 7583 0695