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Legal Support Administrator Apprentice

Employer description:
BLM was voted the legal firm of the year in 2018 and is one of the top 40 UK Law Firms.

Job overview:
Due to continued expansion and exciting growth, my client is looking to recruit a Legal Support Apprentice to join their Manchester based legal support team.
Essentially, they are looking for someone keen to embark on the first step of their career with a passion to learn and thrive within a leading law firm.

As a legal support administrator, you will undertake a variety of support activities including; printing, copying, scanning, and emailing distributions of correspondence electronically.

The successful candidate will gain experience within a busy legal support team whilst working towards a Business Administration Level 3 Apprenticeship.

As a Legal Support Administrator, you will undertake a variety of support activities in a friendly dynamic environment.

Main role / Responsibilities: [will include but not be limited to]: 
The role will involve: 
• Printing volume documentation from case management systems.
• Supporting lawyers with enquires on Aderant (Accounts package).
• Liaising with handlers and CMI team to obtain relevant details as and when required.
• Support TSA with activities/tasks within the case management system i.e. updating of CRU, accurately entering data and keeping updated spreadsheets.
• Assist/mentor Apprentice Admin Clerks within BLM

Desired qualities, skills and knowledge:
• Knowledge of IT packages
• Ability to work under pressure
• Ability to use own initiative and to work unsupervised if required
• Willingness, reliability, attention to detail and accuracy are essential
• Team player
• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written – ability to answer telephone calls essential

Desired qualification requirements:
3 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C in any subject, plus GCSE English and Maths (or equivalents) at grade D or above.

Working week:
Monday – Friday,
9am – 5pm,
35hrs per week.

Salary:
£12,000 per annum.

Benefits of the role:
• Birthday day off
• Discounted mobile phone scheme
• Option to buy holidays

Important Information:
QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.

Legal Support Administrator Apprentice

QA
Manchester, UK
Advanced Apprenticeship

Published on 1 Jun 2020