Professional Support Lawyer (PSL) - 2 days p/w

Professional Support Lawyer (PSL) - 2 days p/w

Hurston Eliot
London
Job Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£
Competitive
per
annum
Closing Date:
06/04/22
Company Profile:

Our client, a young and exciting firm, is looking to recruit a Senior PSL, 2 days p/w. Focused on working with start-up and scale-up entrepreneurial businesses, as well as more established SMEs, the firm offers a refreshing and simple approach to delivering professional services in this arena. 

 Responsibilities

  • Reviewing and circulating updates on current and developing issues arising in the legal industry
  • Preparing and collating of internal knowhow/precedents.
  • Assisting with research and location of appropriate resources for client work and preparation

    for internal and external presentations.

  • Responsibility for the back end of the internal knowhow and legal search system.
  • Assisting with the writing of articles/client briefings as and when required.
  • Assisting with copy for articles/social media and liaising with the BD/Marketing team re article requests.
  • Collating and distributing monthly newsletter showing recent deals
  • Sharing deal information with the social media and marketing teams and assisting with copy

    for posts

  • Preparing and delivering training sessions for the team and clients

     

The ideal candidate will be an English qualified lawyer. They will be highly efficient, with outstanding organisational skills, and skilled at rapport and relationship-building at all levels, and be able to build trust and respect quickly. They will be able to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks at short notice, as well as being solution-oriented. Ability to work autonomously, delegate, and prioritise  workload is critical. They will be able to question and challenge others and to flex working style when needed, as well as being trustworthy and aware of the need for confidentiality.The right candidate will be keen to develop and advance marketing skills and play an active role in business development. Above all, they are looking for a team player who actively contributes to support the goals of the senior leadership team. 

While the role is initially focused around professional support, there is an option (depending on practice area) for the successful candidate to do additional client-facing work, if of interest. 

 

 

Closing Date:
06/04/22
Job Id:
HE_070322