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Senior Legal Operations Manager – Legal 500 law firm – Hybrid working – Progression prospects

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  • Hybrid working 
  • Future progression opportunities for leadership 
  • Legal 500 law firm 

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to join a highly respected, award-winning law firm based in South Manchester.  

The role comes with an excellent package and a fantastic approach to flexible working, as you’ll be able to work from home for part of the week.  

There is also scope for further career progression into a leadership role in the future, and the firm has a proven track record of offering progression to business support managers. 

Reporting to the Chief Operations Officers, you will help to develop and deliver the firm’s operational strategy. The successful candidate will have experience in developing and delivering innovative operational solutions within a professional services environment, ideally within a legal setting.  

The firm is keen to find someone enthusiastic about the client journey and ensuring processes are followed, as well as taking responsibility for premises and H&S. 

You will be able to demonstrate a successful track record of driving high-quality client service, improving efficiencies and facilitating effective change management.  

The firm has an excellent reputation as an employer and is well-known for its exceptional company culture. Its team have a staff retention rate of over 90% and a 99% employee confidence rating in their leaders. 

On top of a very competitive salary and an excellent work-life balance, you’ll receive a range of additional benefits including generous annual leave, private healthcare and subsidised gym membership. 

How to apply for this role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.  

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Kathryn McGeoghegan at Realm Recruit.  

Kathryn is a Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting Commercial Insurance, Costs and Legal Support Professionals. She works with firms of all shapes and sizes across the North West. If you are looking for a new position, Kathryn is ready to help you make a move.    

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Key details


£50,000 - £62,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Secretarial & Admin

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