Department: Centre for Commercial Law Studies
Salary: £27,742 to £32,454 (Grade 3)
Location: Lincolns Inn Fields
Date posted: 14-Jul-2021
Closing date: 11-Aug-2021
About the Role
We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated person to assist in dealing with the increasing demands of client enquiries and administrative duties relating to qLegal, that supports entrepreneurs and individuals with commercial legal advice. The person appointed will be part of a busy and friendly team at CCLS in Lincoln’s Inn Fields.
Candidates must be educated to at least A Level or equivalent or equivalent professional experience and Substantial experience of working in a busy office environment in a client-centered role.
About the School/Department/Institute/Project
qLegal is Queen Mary University of London’s award-winning pro bono law clinic for tech start-ups and entrepreneurs, situated within the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS). Students cite qLegal as the reason they chose to study at CCLS as we offer them the chance to develop their professional skills working with real clients and alongside external practitioners.
About Queen Mary
At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.
Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.
We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.
We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.
The post is based at the Lincoln’s Inn Fields in London (with occasional travel to Mile End). It is full time, permanent appointment, with an expected start date of August 2021. The starting salary will be Grade 3, in the range of £27,742 to £32,454 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.
Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.
For further details regarding this post, please contact Karen Wotton, qLegal Director, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The closing date for applications is 11 August 2021.
Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.
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