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Clerk - £32,000 p/a- London

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2 Sep 2022

Oakley Recruitment is working in partnership with a well-established, dynamic organisation based in the Covent Garden area of London. This is an excellent opportunity to join a thriving fast-paced environment as a Clerk on a full-time permanent basis within the Business & Property group.


Clerking for the Business and Property group

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Liaising with clients to book suitable Counsel
  • Planning ahead in the diary to make sure all briefs are delivered early and potential conflicts are dealt with
  • Ensuring that the following day's work is in order
  • Acting upon any incoming mail and email
  • Entering fees
  • Agreeing terms and public access agreements
  • Liaising with other clerks/solicitors/courts in relation to the listing of future cases

Skills and experience

  • Knowledge of Business & Property Law diaries
  • Knowledge of Court structure in England & Wales and basic understanding of the different types of hearings
  • Ability to negotiate certain fees whilst remaining cool and intact and retaining the highest degree of professionalism

Package and benefits

  • £32,000 p/a
  • 9:00am - 5:30pm - Monday to Friday
  • 20 days holiday rising to 25 after 3 Years service
  • Company pension
  • Health and medical cover

Please Note: We do not contact or write to unsuccessful candidates. If we have not contacted you within 48 hours of your application, you should presume that your application was unsuccessful. By applying for this vacancy, you are permitting Oakley Recruitment to contact you and retain your details. In compliance with the regulations (April 2004) in place under the employment agencies act, Oakley Recruitment will require proof of identification. A copy of your passport, birth certificate and NI number will be required, as part of your interview process.

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  • Job Reference: 702713482-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Oakley Recruitment
    Oakley Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £32,000
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent