Business support opportunities

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Business Support Oppotunities

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Our business support teams – including business development, finance, HR, IT and knowledge professionals – are a highly valued part of the firm. We provide training for all our people, regardless of previous experience.

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If you would like to register your interest in any future vacancies we may have, apply now, attaching your CV. We will contact you when anything suitable arises, keeping your CV on file for six months.

Agencies

We are committed to sourcing candidates directly where possible. For particular roles, we may work with preferred suppliers who will be invited by our resourcing team to support us. We may also agree to accept CVs from other suppliers on an ad hoc basis (to be agreed in writing). We will not be responsible for fees in relation to CVs or profiles submitted directly to our partners or other employees or for any applications not submitted via our portalAgencies should contact our recruitment team before submitting unsolicited applications. 


Lawyer Opportunity

Costs manager - London

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Apply now or please call Jenny Vine, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)1256 407326

We are looking to appoint a costs manager to join our London office. The manager will establish, lead and grow a costs unit to support the contentious teams across the firm. This is a newly created role and a great opportunity for the right candidate to help shape and improve our costs offering and practice / client service. The successful candidate will be expected to set up, monitor and manage a panel of external costs lawyers as required to support the firm’s various specialisms, as well as line managing existing internal costs lawyers. They should also expect to spend a proportion of their time as a practising costs lawyer. | No agencies please.

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Lawyer Opportunity

CRM manager, business development - London/Basingstoke

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Apply now or please call Jenny Vine, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)1256 407326

We are looking to recruit a CRM manager to join our business development team, in either our London or Basingstoke office. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the firm’s CRM, ensuring the business can make the most out of the marketing opportunities it offers. They will be responsible for supervising and managing the day to day work of the CRM and data executive in the team. We are looking for someone with previous extensive system and data management experience in a CRM role, and an in-depth understanding of Microsoft Dynamics 2016 onwards, ideally in a professional services environment. | No agencies please.

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Lawyer Opportunity

Tax accountant, finance - Basingstoke

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if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)1256 407326

Our finance team in Basingstoke is looking to hire a tax accountant to be responsible for partnership tax matters, including tax returns for partners, partnership tax returns and corporate tax returns for the subsidiary entities. The successful candidate will be ACA / ACCA qualified, ideally with ATII, and should be IT literate with strong attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure and prioritise. | No agencies please.

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Lawyer Opportunity

Legal cashier, finance - Guildford

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if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)1256 407326

Our finance team is looking for a legal cashier to undertake core legal cashiering duties, as part of a team responsible for the bookkeeping of the firm in our Guildford office. The successful candidate will be expected to provide an excellent service to clients, contacts and staff and will need to be aware of and comply with SARs and VAT regulations. Good knowledge of bookkeeping, preferably with experience in legal cashiering, is required. The team is looking for someone who is IT literate, has proven accuracy, attention to detail and an ability to work under pressure and prioritise tasks. | No agencies please.

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Lawyer Opportunity

Senior HR assistant, human resources - Guildford

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Apply now or please call Jenny Vine, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)1256 407326

We are looking to recruit a senior HR assistant to join our human resources team in the Guildford office. The successful candidate will provide full administration support to the HR business support team across all locations to ensure effective management and delivery of day to day operational HR and administration. They will be responsible for the provision of a proactive and professional service, covering the full employee lifecycle. We are looking for someone with previous experience of working in a busy HR environment at administrator level, preferably in a professional services environment, with an excellent understanding of end-to-end HR practices. The successful candidate will have strong IT skills, with experience of HR databases. | No agencies please.

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Lawyer Opportunity

Legal cashier, finance - Oxford

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Apply now or please call Jenny Vine, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)1256 407326

Our finance team is looking for a legal cashier to undertake core legal cashiering duties, as part of a team responsible for the bookkeeping of the firm in our Oxford office. The successful candidate will be expected to provide an excellent service to clients, contacts and staff and will need to be aware of and comply with SARs and VAT regulations. Good knowledge of bookkeeping, preferably with experience in legal cashiering, is required. The team is looking for someone who is IT literate, has proven accuracy, attention to detail and an ability to work under pressure and prioritise tasks. | No agencies please.

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Lawyer Opportunity

BD and Marketing Executive - San Francisco

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Apply now or please call Gemma Johnson, Resourcing manager,
if you have any queries relating to this role | +44 (0)20 7457 3141

We are looking for a business development and marketing executive to join our growing San Francisco office. You will build Penningtons Manches’ international profile and brand, identify and target new clients, reinforce relationships with existing clients and intermediaries and manage our San Francisco office administration. The successful candidate will have three to five years of experience in a marketing / business development role. Experience with Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media platforms, strong writing, editing, and communication skills with attention to detail are sought together with good interpersonal skills and the ability to establish and maintain relationships with a diverse group of colleagues and outside professionals. This role offers excellent progression prospects. | No agencies please.

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Penningtons Manches LLP

Penningtons Manches LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC311575 and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. San Francisco is an associated office.

Penningtons Manches LLP