Over the last year the IT team was instrumental in implementing and embedding a number of new strategic systems/upgrades across the firm. It played a pivotal role in supporting the firm’s growth across the London office and the successful establishment of a new office in Manchester, through building IT capacity and capability. Owing to this period of exciting growth, Leigh Day is now looking to hire an experienced and driven IT Trainer to join the IT Team within the Business Services Department.

Leigh Day is a specialist claimant only law firm with an unrivalled reputation for taking on many ground breaking ‘David and Goliath’ cases, representing individuals who have suffered injury against powerful commercial organisations as well as national government authorities and bodies. Our work and cases we represent are regularly featured / covered on leading news channels. Over the years we have won numerous awards, accolades and have consistently ranked annually in the top tiers of both Chambers and Legal 500 client guides. To learn more about Leigh Day visit http://www.leighday.co.uk/About-us

The work involved is dynamic and will ideally suit an IT Trainer from a legal / professional services background, looking for a fast-paced role that offers growth and visibility. Reporting to and working closely with our existing IT Trainer/Business Analyst, the role holder will be responsible for delivering training across the Firm working with both new starters and current employees. S/he will also provide high quality IT Training to the Firm through the facilitation of workshops, the creation of high quality training materials and collaterals and regular floor walking.

To be successful the role holder must have a demonstrable experience in designing and delivering of bespoke IT training (through classroom based learning and one-to-one models) and an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office 2010 and standard legal software applications. Candidates with proven knowledge in Windows 8.1, Office 2010, Linetime Liberate, Mimecast, BigHand will be preferred. This is a busy role at a time of growth and will fit candidates, who are confident in working with multiple stakeholders across the organisation and have the ability to work independently to deliver against strict deadlines and targets.

The role will be based in London but will have frequent travel to our Manchester office.

Start date: ASAP; This is a permanent role
Salary: Competitive
Closing Date: 4th December 2014 (Shortlisting will be on a rolling basis interested candidates are
encouraged to apply at the earliest)
Interviews: 2 rounds of interview and the 1st round will be held on the week commencing
8th December 2014

Please have a look at our website http://www.leighday.co.uk/Careers/Professional-support to find out more about this opportunity and details of how to apply.

To apply, please return the following documents to jobs@leighday.co.uk by 4th December 2014
• A covering letter stating why you are interested in this role, your current salary details and applicable notice period
• A copy of your up-to-date CV
• The completed application form and Equality and Diversity form (downloadable from our website)
Unfortunately failure to return all the above requested documents will result in your application not being considered.

Leigh Day is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. A copy of the Equality and Diversity Policy is available upon request.