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Job Reference: ES318

Legal Recruitment Consultant / Senior Consultant

  • Location: Cambridge/Suffolk
  • Position: Legal Recruitment Consultant / Senior Consultant
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

Job Description

Legal Recruitment Consultant/ Senior Consultant - Cambridge/ Bury St Edmunds.

Location: Cambridge/ Bury St Edmunds
Salary: Competitive (uncapped commission).

Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Secretarial vacancies in East Anglia and in the Midlands. As specialists we are able to offer our candidates and clients a bespoke and proactive service during a recruitment campaign.

“Move away from sales calls and targets and work as a true consultant for your clients and candidate”.

We are looking for a Consultant who wants to move away from targets and sales calls and into a role where he/she can work closely with clients and offer advice as well as an excellent recruitment service.
We are fortunate enough to work on a first tier basis with all major law firms in East Anglia and with companies where we recruit for legal In-house roles.

I have dealt with recruitment agencies in the past that were all pretty similar in their approach to my needs. Errington Legal I found were refreshingly different-“

All of our clients appreciate our input and we aim to add value as a recruitment partner throughout any campaign. Respected by candidates in the legal market, we are able to take our time and make sure we meet their objectives. Above all we feel proud of the service we offer.
We would offer the successful applicant an encouraging and friendly working environment with flexibility to work in Bury and Cambridge and some home working.

The ideal candidate:
-Articulate, professional and able to quickly establish relationships with clients and candidates;
-Have an interest in law;
-Previous recruitment, HR or legal experience would be desirable but not essential;
-Ambitious and proactive;
-Excellent communication skills.

For the right person there is an opportunity for progression and we trust our consultants to manage themselves and their own time.

“I was extremely impressed by Errington Legal's professionalism and knowledge of the sector and their client base, which assisted me in making the right decisions. I would not hesitate to recommend Errington Legal“

For a confidential discussion please get in touch with Eleanor Sidgwick - Managing Director at Errington Legal Recruitment.

To apply call us on 01223 803 814

Team Contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

An expert in her field, Eleanor has recruited for the legal industry for 10 years, she has recruited all levels of qualified staff for private practice clients and in house for large multinationals. She also works on a retained basis for clients that are looking to make strategic hires at senior level. Eleanor is able to offer her clients and candidates guidance from start to finish on each vaca…


I cannot praise Errington Legal and Eleanor enough. I have never been with a recruitment agency who really fight your corner. without Eleanor I would never have come across the role I now hold. Eleanor spoke with people on my behalf and really pushed my case, as well as offering advice and preparation tips she could not be more helpful. I am most grateful for all the help and support, thanks to Eleanor I have now found my niche in a job that I truly love and enjoy.
Laura - Case Worker / Paralegal , Suffolk


Errington Legal are out of London Legal Recruitment specialists with offices in:


3 Brindleyplace
B1 2JB

Milton Keynes

Errington Legal Recruitment
The Pinnacle, 170 Midsummer Boulevard
Milton Keynes


Office/ Suite 124, CB1 Business Centre,
20 Station Road,

T: 01223 803814

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