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Business Admin Apprentice

Clifford Smith & Buchanan Limited
Providing secretarial and administrative support within a legal environment.

Clifford Smith & Buchanan Limited - Employer

Clifford Smith & Buchanan was founded in 1928 by Mr. Clifford Smith. During the war, Clifford served with great distinction as a squadron leader based in Burma and was mentioned in despatches. We are very proud of our roots and we retain his name to this day! The Practice has been offering quality and professional legal advice throughout the many years since it was first established. The Partners are members of the Law Society and all aspects of the management of the Practice fall under Law Society Rules as regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. As required by the Rules the Practice carries authorised Professional Indemnity Insurance thereby providing a further absolute guarantee of security to its clients.



12-18 Months

This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.

Job Summary

Business & Administration
Clifford Smith & Buchanan Limited

Detailed Job Description

Daily tasks including but not limited to:

  • Booking appointments and managing the solicitors diary
  • Taking phone calls & client care
  • Organising the Solicitors filing and getting relevant files out for the day
  • Dictation
  • General administration such as faxing, scanning and photo copying
  • Filling in forms needed for a conveyancing transaction

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

Ideally with A-C grades in English, Maths and IT or equivalent. However this is not essential.

Skills required

  • Computing, spelling & grammar
  • Have a good telephone manner
  • Good Communication skills
  • Good listener
  • Willing to learn

Personal Qualities

  • A strong work ethic and willingness to learn
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Honest trustworthy and hardworking
  • Good attention to detail

Future prospects

This could lead to a full-time permanent position upon completion of the apprenticeship programme.

Additional Information

Training provided

  • Functional Skills in Maths and English
  • NVQ LEvel 2 in Business Admin

This vacancy has a possibility of being filled prior to the closing date.

Nelson and Colne College - Learning Provider

For more information about this vacancy please contact the provider Nelson and Colne College on 01282 440 319 or email: (Ref ID:79789)
Nelson and Colne College


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