Operations Manager – Barristers Chambers

Full Time, Permanent
London
Posted 1 year ago

An award-winning set of Barristers Chambers in London are seeking to hire a Chambers Operations Manager.  This is a Permanent, Full-Time position, offering a very competitive remuneration package (D.O.E), inc. bonus + benefits.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the day-to-day management & operations of Barristers’ Chambers.
  • Provide a professional and efficient practice management function ensuring delivery of a first-class service to members of chambers, internal & external stake-holders.
  • Oversee management of the Receptionist, Facilities, Mail Room, Catering, I.T., Library, Finance.
  • Work closely with the Senior Clerk & Head of Chambers.  
  • Perform all HR related matters including appraisals, learning & development, performance reviews, recruitment, maintain & update all employment / HR policies / handbooks.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge on HR / Employment Law matters. 
  • Manage and monitor budgets / invoices / payments are processed accurately and efficiently. 
  • Prepare & produce monthly / quarterly budget reports & oversee budget expenditures.
  • Manage all insurance related matters for Chambers and it’s members. 
  • Work with the I.T Committee and support with projects and polices.

About you:

  • Educated to Degree level, or equivalent (desirable).
  • 5 – 10 years minimum experience in operational management gained from private practice Law Firms / Barristers Chambers.
  • Extremely well organised & able to meet multiple deadlines.
  • Excellent communicator – written & verbal skills.
  • Proven track record of managing multi-disciplined teams.
  • Pro-active, able to use own initiative and act as an efficient problem-solver.
  • High attention to detail. 
  • Budget / expenditure management.
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Office, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work flexibly in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Highly personable, well-presented & client facing.

Your Reward:

  • Very competitive remuneration package.
  • Generous holiday entitlement + benefits.
  • Supportive, down-to-earth team-working environment.
  • Great social culture.

CANDIDATES MUST HAVE FULL RIGHTS TO WORK IN THE UK UNRESTRICTED.

If you meet all of the above criteria, APPLY NOW!

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