Job Vacancy – Group Senior Clerk (Civil) – St Johns Buildings Manchester

  • 12/02/2014








Excellent package including 6 weeks holiday, private healthcare, private pension and a substantial salary.

St Johns Buildings is one of the fastest growing sets in the country with a high percentage of practitioners recommended in legal 500 and other directories across five Northern cities, six practice groups and over 250 barristers.

We are looking for a Group Senior Clerk to lead our Civil clerking team across all five sites but based primarily in Manchester. The team, which is a flagship department at SJB with an excellent national reputation, encompasses Personal Injury, Employment & Commercial practice with 85 member practitioners.

The ideal candidate will be a substantially experienced clerk operating at a senior level, with wide and detailed market knowledge and proficient in: business development, team leadership and management, strategic planning and implementation, building and retaining good client relationships, marketing, winning and maintaining block contract work. Previous detailed experience of diary and practice management and negotiating fees within defined systems and procedures is essential.

If you are committed to the future of the bar and have the drive and enthusiasm to take a key leadership role within our friendly, professional and knowledgeable staffing team of 70, please write with completed application form (available on our website) to Chris Ronan at [email protected] or by post to the address below.
Feel free to contact Chris Ronan for an informal discussion 0161 214 1500.

Closing date for applications: 10th March 2014

We positively encourage applications from all sections of the community and operate an equal opportunities approach.

St Johns Buildings, 24a-28 St John Street, Manchester, M3 4DJ–