Gold Jennings Solicitors (London) - Senior Administrator and Financial Officer

About Us 

We are a specialist civil liberties firm with two departments: Claimants Against Public Authorities and Public Law. We undertake a broad range of private and public law litigation for Claimants. We are recommended in both Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500.

This is a great opportunity to join an expanding leading Legal 500 firm as Senior Administrator and Financial Officer. The firm specialise in public law and human rights, civil actions against the police and other public bodies, inquests and community care/migrant rights cases. We are a firm made up of campaigning lawyers with a commitment to social justice issues and legal aid.

The role forms part of the firm’s admin team and is intrinsic to its success.  You will support the firm’s Practice Manager through a wide range of administrative, financial and procedural responsibilities to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the firm.

The Role and Skills and Expertise required

The successful candidate will be highly organised with sound financial literacy and solid commercial awareness. You will have excellent working knowledge of Office365 – in particular, Outlook, Word and Excel – and be able to produce accurate spreadsheets with necessary (sometimes advanced) formulas.  You will have experience in maintaining accreditations and recruitment processes and working within a simple regulatory framework. Working knowledge of the Solicitors account rules and/or accounting/bookkeeping qualification is desirable. Previous experience in a civil legal aid firm and of the requirements of LAA contracting would be a significant advantage

Please click here for the job description, person specification and how to apply.

Closing date: 8th August 2022 5pm

Start Date: As soon as possible

Completed application forms should be emailed to vacancies@goldjennings.co.uk

Please note that we do not accept CVs