Careers

Careers

We are looking to increase our team at 1 The Square Barnstaple with a Conveyancing Secretary and we have vacancies for receptionists in Bideford office(Part time), Barnstaple office (Full or Part Time) and Braunton office (Full or Part time) :  

Full Time Residential Conveyancing Secretary

The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a secretary, preferably with an understanding of residential conveyancing and property law together with a good knowledge of working on a case management system. General duties will be:

  • transcription / copy typing
  • amending documents
  • diary management
  • opening/closing files
  • answering calls/emails and general administration.

The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience as a legal secretary with accomplished audio typing skills, an enthusiastic attitude and the ability to work effectively as an individual or as part of a team. This role does require you to have at least 12 months experience working within a property team.

Full Time Litigation Secretary

A unique opportunity to work within a friendly, well known and long-established law firm on the North Devon coast.

Brewer, Harding & Rowe have been established locally since 1790 and continue to grow and develop with both local and national clients.  The firm is forward thinking and dynamic. with four offices in the North Devon area.

The firm has an opening for an experienced Litigation Solicitor to join our office in Barnstaple. The candidate should have been qualified for at least 5 years and should have general civil litigation experience but particularly in Probate Litigation, Property Disputes and Landlord and Tenant matters.

The candidate must be able to manage his/ her own case load and should be a commercially minded Lawyer who enjoys cementing existing and building new relationships.

We are looking for someone to take on a retiring Partner’s caseload with opportunities for personal development in the coming years.

The salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Please contact Wendy Johnson by email :  wendy.johnson@bhrlaw.co.uk or Telephone 01237 427522, to apply or to discuss the role in more detail.

Full Time Family Secretary

A unique opportunity to work within a friendly, well known and long-established law firm on the North Devon coast.

Brewer, Harding & Rowe have been established locally since 1790 and continue to grow and develop with both local and national clients.  The firm is forward thinking and dynamic with four offices in the North Devon area.

The firm has an opening for an experienced Family Solicitor / Legal Executive to join our office in Barnstaple. The candidate should ideally have been qualified for at least 3 years and should have Family Law litigation experience.

The candidate must be able to manage his / her own case load and should be a commercially minded Lawyer / Legal Executive, who enjoys cementing existing and building new relationships.

We are a well-known and successful Law firm and we offer opportunities for personal development in the coming years.

The salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Please contact Wendy Johnson by email :  wendy.johnson@bhrlaw.co.uk or Telephone 01237 427522, to apply or to discuss the role in more detail.

Receptionists Required – Bideford, Barnstaple and Braunton offices

We are currently looking for receptionists to join our team.

You will need to have previous experience in this role and have a bright, friendly and empathetic nature.

All of our receptionists perform secretarial duties for our Fee earners therefore you will need to possess good administration skills.

You will need to be flexible and have good abilities to prioritise.  General duties will be:

  • Operating a switchboard in a warm, confident and friendly manner
  • Reservation of meeting rooms on a computerised meeting room booking system
  • Meeting and greeting clients in reception.
  • Ensuring clients receive excellent care during their visits
  • Liaising with other receptionists, secretaries and Fee Earners.
  • Assisting in the co-ordination and preparation of meeting rooms
  • Administration / Transcription / copy typing
  • Receptionist general duties and the ability to communicate at all levels

In return, we will offer you a great environment to work in, team building activities throughout the year and a good salary which will be assessed dependent upon your level of experience.

Interested candidates should please send a CV and covering letter to our Practice manager, Wendy Johnson, confirming which position you are applying for, part time or full time– email being our preferred option:

Address: 29 Bridgeland Street, Bideford, EX39 2PT.

Telephone: (01237) 427522

Email: wendy.johnson@bhrlaw.co.uk