Pro-Bono manager - 6 month, fixed term contract

Recruiter
Chadwick Nott
Location
London, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 May 2019
Closes
07 Jun 2019
Ref
JWJ285708
Contact
Jennifer Wellspeak
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Contract

In order to qualify for this role, you will need a strong academic background with up to 2 years post qualification experience. You will exhibit a strong commitment to charitable/pro-bono activities and have an eye for detail. Previous experience within a large, international law firm is a bonus. This role will be in support the Pro Bono team with the development and management of the firm's global pro bono practice, an important aspect of the firm's Responsible Business programme. This role will be part of the global team based in London. A history of charity/pro-bono activities is highly desirable

Essential qualifications include:

  • Qualified lawyer (guideline NQ - 2 years)
  • Prior experience of pro bono work either as a volunteer or pro bono professional
  • Strong legal research skills and appetite to develop new areas of legal expertise
  • Able to interact with clients and fee earners at a senior level
  • Strong influencing skills
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Proactive attitude, and ability to prioritise and act on own initiative
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organised, resilient and able to cope under pressure
  • Strong project management skills
  • Proficient IT skills including in Excel
  • Confident and well presented
  • Team player

If you would like to apply for this role, please call Jennifer Wellspeak on 0203 909 5176 or email your CV to jenniferwellspeak@chadwicknott.co.uk

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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