Careers

Career Opportunity

The Firm

Brewer Harding & Rowe have been established locally since 1790 and continue to grow and develop with both local and national clients. We pride ourselves on being one of the finest law firms in North Devon, a truly wonderful part of the world to live and work. Our professional and friendly team operate from our three North Devon offices in Barnstaple, Bideford & Braunton, and represent clients across a very wide area.

Salaries

Brewer Harding & Rowe has an internal salary structure across the firm. Salaries for these roles are negotiable based on experience, and the role being applied for.

How To Apply

To apply for any of these positions or to find out more information, you can contact our practice manager Wendy Johnson.
Email: wendy.johnson@bhrlaw.co.uk or Telephone: 01237 427522

We are currently recruiting for the following roles:

 

     
 

Legal Cashier

We are looking for either a trained Legal Cashier or someone with the ability to train and qualify as a Legal Cashier to join our busy Accounts team based in our Barnstaple office.

You must be able to work to deadlines with good attention to detail, maths and communications skills.

You will ideally have

  • Experience as a Legal Cashier;
  • Good knowledge of the Solicitors Accounts Rules;
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills, be enthusiastic and well organised.

Potentially this may be a role for someone who is interested in training in this area.

This is a permanent full-time position, with working hours of 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. We offer a competitive rate of pay dependent on experience.

Please send a covering letter with CV to: Mrs Sue Borer, 1 The Square, Barnstaple, Devon EX32 8LS, or by email to sue.borer@bhrlaw.co.uk

 
     

 

     
 

Conveyancing Secretary

The firm has an opening for a Conveyancing Secretary to join the firm.

Candidates new to the legal sector will need to have the ability to work independently and as part of a team. They will also have the ability to work and use their own initiative and an enthusiastic attitude.

Experienced candidates will have at least 2 years previous experience as a secretary, preferably with an understanding legal work, together with a good knowledge of using case management systems with accomplished audio typing skills.

For more information and to apply for this position, please see the guidance at the top of this page.

 
     

 

     
 

Family Litigation Solicitor

The firm has an opening for an experienced Family Litigation Solicitor to join our team. We are looking for someone to take on a retiring Partner’s existing clients as well as build their own case load. The candidate should ideally have been qualified for at least 5 years and have a successful track record in running an independent caseload. Experience of practice and procedure in both financial and children cases will be an advantage, as will having substantial experience in conducting advocacy.

The practice has a strong, long-established reputation and benefits from having offices situated in the major towns of North Devon. The role will be particularly fulfilling for a commercially-minded Lawyer who enjoys cementing relationships with a large existing client base, as well as building new personal and professional contacts.

Given the stage of the firm’s development, there are excellent opportunities for the right candidate to advance the evolution of their personal career whilst enjoying the benefits of an area with a highly sought-after work/life balance. North Devon is known for its unspoiled countryside and golden sandy beaches, many of which are home to the thriving sports and surfing community of the area.

For more information and to apply for this position, please see the guidance at the top of this page.

 
     

 

     
 

Receptionists

The firm has openings for Receptionists of varying levels of experience to join the firm across our branches.

Candidates new to the legal sector will need to have the ability to work independently and as part of a team. They will also have the ability to work and use their own initiative and an enthusiastic attitude.

For more information and to apply for this position, please see the guidance at the top of this page.