Vacancies

Crime Paralegal

Deadline: 18 April 2017, 5pm

We are seeking a paralegal to join our busy crime department for a fixed term contract.

The job will involve legal research and drafting; examining and analysing documents and video evidence; seeing witnesses and clients; attending conferences with counsel; letter writing; organising diaries; liaising with courts, experts and other parties; updating time records and financial records; assisting with billing tasks, filing and other administrative tasks.

We are seeking a highly competent individual with an outstanding academic record, a high level of legal literacy, excellent IT skills and a good grasp of criminal law and practice.  Applicants should have completed the LPC or BPTC, or equivalent.

Apply by sending CV, covering letter and a completed Equality and Diversity Monitoring form to  recruitment@hickmanandrose.co.uk.  Please label the subject matter as “Crime Paralegal”.

Start date: ASAP

Salary: £23,000 pa pro rata

 

Administrative Assistant, possibly part time

Deadline: Monday 1 May, 2017

We are seeking a confident and multi-skilled administrative assistant to work in a busy solicitors’ office, to help with greeting clients, phone answering, general office duties, data entry and archiving. 

Applicants should be hard-working with an excellent telephone manner, literacy and IT skills. Knowledge of or experience in the criminal justice system would be an advantage.

The post will involve

  • Reception, call handling
  • Greeting clients and providing refreshments
  • Handling post/DX
  • Use of the case management system
  • Photocopying and filing
  • Data entry
  • Updating spreadsheets
  • Archiving

Monday to Friday, hours 10.00am – 6.00pm or 12.00pm – 6.00pm

Salary: £22,330.00 per annum pro rata.

Start date: ASAP.

Please apply by sending a CV, covering letter and a completed Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form to recruitment@hickmanandrose.co.uk with ‘Administrative Assistant’ as the subject line.

 

Download our Equality and diversity monitoring form (For statistical purposes only, and which must accompany every application for a post)

Work Experience Lottery

The next one week work experience lottery placement is due to take place during October 2017.  We are not yet accepting applications for this placement and the application process will open in September 2017.  Our website will be updated in August to reflect this.

 

Work experience lottery application form