Pump Court Chambers is a multi-disciplinary set with 120 barristers and 24 members of staff with bases in London, Kent, Hampshire and Wiltshire.
Following the successful implementation of our five-year strategy plan and a sustained period of growth, resulting in an increase of over 50% in both work billed and income, Chambers is creating this new senior position as we begin our new five-year strategic cycle with similar growth plans in mind.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of clerking civil silks, clerking civil barristers to silk, and clerking civil practitioners with established national and international practices. The successful candidate will have experience of designing and implementing business plans and will have established networks of work providers.
The successful candidate will ideally have experience across all the key areas of Chambers work, namely:
The successful applicant will lead a clerking team of five. We are looking for a senior clerk who encourages career progression and provides the opportunities and space for creativity and growth within the team. The role will suit a clerk who understands the importance of collaborative and cross-team working for the purpose of delivering on collective goals.
The successful candidate can expect to work in a friendly, open and supportive set where the wellbeing of its members and staff is priority number one. Chambers encourages a healthy work / like balance offering the opportunity for staff to work from home as well as in Chambers, amongst other wellbeing initiatives.
The role comes with the expectations and responsibilities expected of a senior civil clerk with a remuneration package to reflect this. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to continue the work of building a successful and high performing team.