This is a fantastic opportunity for somebody looking to take their first step into an administrative role within a professional and supportive legal environment. Working as part of a busy law firm, you will be focused on supporting the Commercial and Employment teams in our Bristol office whilst undertaking your apprenticeship with Weston College.

If you are interested in working for a firm where you can truly develop your career then this is the role for you! 

Your duties will include :

  • Organising travel and meetings
  • Assisting lawyers with managing monthly billing procedures, cash collection and credit control processes
  • Dealing with all file management tasks to ensure full compliance with Foot Anstey practices and procedures
  • All adhoc administration duties such as filing, scanning and photocopying
  • Producing and amending letters/documents/spreadsheets/presentations 
  • Opening and closing files and ensuring all necessary processes are followed
  • Managing diaries
  • Desired skills

  • Good organisational skills with the ability to prioritise workload and manage competing priorities.
  • A highly flexible approach and the capability to work well and flourish within a team environment. 
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy.
  • The ability to be creative, spot opportunities and contribute new ideas to the team.
  • Good IT skills including: Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Personal qualities

  • Confidence to engage with various stakeholders across the business and not just within the team.
  • An interest in law.
  • A willingness to learn.
  • Desired qualifications

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE passes at Grade C/4 and above to include maths and English
  • Future Prospects

    We cannot guarantee that there will be a permanent position at the end of the 18 month apprenticeship, however we hope to be able to offer our apprentices opportunities within the business to further develop their skills and progress their career.


    £13,500 per year. The hours of this role are 09:00 – 17.15 Monday to Friday.

    Why us?

    We believe in helping our clients and people achieve their ambitions, unlocking new and exciting opportunities. Our team of business and legal advisors are motivated by understanding clients’ goals and collaborating with them and other advisers to deliver solutions.

    Over our history we’ve grown from a high-street firm to a significant regional and national player working with leading brands and individuals predominantly across six key sectors: Retail & Consumer, Financial Services, Energy & Infrastructure, Media & Entertainment, Developers and Private Wealth. Our strategy of gaining market share through meeting clients’ needs, investing in and developing high quality talent and using technology and innovation to enhance our services has led to significant growth. We now operate from seven bases: Truro, Plymouth, Exeter, Taunton, Bristol, Southampton and London.

    Our people are critical to our success. We help our employees achieve their aspirations through offering meaningful careers with balanced rewards, which have been carefully designed to focus on personal wellbeing. We offer continual opportunities for support and professional development through our Business Skills Academy and Digital Skills Academy. We believe in empowering each other to achieve and strive to create a progressive and inclusive working environment. We are open to discussing flexible working patterns for all of our vacancies.


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