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Job Reference: SP1214

Office Manager (FTC)

  • Location: Cambridgeshire
  • Position: Office Manager (FTC)
  • Area of Law: Private Practice
  • Type: Contract, full-time
  • Salary: £30,000 per annum
  • Team contact: Hollie Preston

Job Description

Full Time and Fixed Term Contract (13 months)

An opportunity has become available for an Office Manager to join a Cambridge law firm on a fixed term contract, to cover a 13-month period of maternity leave, starting from March 2020. 

This will be a wide-ranging role with responsibilities covering finance, event planning through to the day to day running of the office. Experience with an accounts is essential, training will be provided on the firm's system.  

The role will include but is not limited to:

  • Answering telephones and dealing with clients

  • Banking and finance responsibilities i.e bank reconciliations 

  • Assisting with recruitment and management of staff

  • Archiving files

  • Dealing with staff holiday and sickness absence

  • Assisting with staff appraisals

  • Assisting with the smooth running of the yearly accounting audit

The ideal candidate will be confident with all forms of communication, and be able to prioritise, be proactive and work efficiently.  An ability to multi-task, a high level of organisational skills and attention to detail is required. The candidate will be a point of contact for any HR concerns that arise, so a friendly and approachable manner is essential.   

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact hollie.preston@erringtonlegal.co.uk

Please be aware that salaries listed are estimates based on market averages and may vary dependent on experience.
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential).

To apply call us on 01223 803 813

Team Contact: Hollie Preston

Hollie has an understanding of both sides of the recruitment process, having experienced being both a hiring manager, and a candidate. She therefore appreciates the importance of correctly assessing the needs of the individual, as well as those of the business/ firm. There is no longevity or success in an incorrect match, but at the same time Hollie is also able to exercise judgement on when it i…


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