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  • Harry Counsell is the legal services division of Ubiqus.  The listings here show roles available for Ubiqus & Harry Counsell.

  • Ubiqus & Harry Counsell is a great place to work and we're always looking for good people to join our team.  We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, nationality, gender, sexuality, marital status, age, disability, or religion. 

  • This page gives information both about employment and about working for us as a freelance.

  • Ubiqus UK is part of a worldwide group. Headquartered and founded in France, Ubiqus has offices in Ireland, Germany, Spain and two in the US. We have 17 years of experience in successfully delivering business solutions to our customers.

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Freelance Court Reporters / Stenographers

We are currently seeking experienced freelance court reporters to produce superb quality transcripts for court proceedings, disciplinary hearings, arbitrations and depositions. Please note this is not court journalism. You must be a stenographer or palantypist or a verbatim shorthand writer.  

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Freelance Transcribers

If you have a typing speed of 70+ wpm, with excellent writing and audio transcription skills, broadband internet, and good daily availability, we welcome your application. Your accuracy and internet research skills must be top-notch.

The work is varied and interesting, with topics ranging from education to finance to politics, and offers the opportunity to work from home to a flexible schedule. The work is not suitable if you have a full-time job.

Because of the large number of applications, we will contact you only if we would like to take your application forward.

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Freelance Translators

We require experienced translators working to and from all world languages.  You must demonstrate mother-tongue standards of fluency in your chosen target language(s), along with superb grammar, punctuation, and attention to detail.

You are likely to have significant professional experience in one or more specialsed translation subjects and to use Trados or other computer-assisted translation packages.  Formal translation qualifications are desirable.

Because of the large number of applications, we will contact you only if we would like to take your application forward.

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Freelance Interpreters

We require experienced simultaneous and consecutive interpreters working to and from all world languages.  Candidates will have strong experience of professional interpretation and will be comfortable with interpretation equipment.  You may also have developed specialist subject areas.  Formal qualifications are desirable.  

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Full-time Editor

We are seeking full-time editors to contribute as part of the editorial team within the production department. The documents we produce are authoritative, accurate records of proceedings as diverse as business training breakout sessions, roundtable discussions, important corporate announcements and legally sensitive hearings and decisions. A high standard of quality assurance is essential.


Reporting to the Lead Editor, this position requires outstanding editorial skills, solid organisational abilities, meticulous attention to detail, exceptional communication skills and a strong team ethic. As well as proven acuity in written and spoken English, you will be required to exhibit a keen awareness of current affairs and thirst for knowledge on a wide variety of subjects. All deliveries are made to strict deadlines, so the ability to prioritise and work accurately under pressure is central to the role.


We have an ongoing programme of training and development so experience is desirable but not necessary. We receive an enormous number of applications for these positions so please note you will only be contacted if we are interested in taking your application forward.


Starting salary - £18-22k depending on experience

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Full-time Writers

We are seeking full-time writers with exemplary written and verbal communications skills to join our in-house writing team. The position is a client-facing one, requiring you to attend events in and around London as well as the occasional opportunity to travel abroad. 

The role requires a keen awareness of current affairs and thirst for knowledge on a wide variety of subjects. This isn't creative writing nor is it journalism or PR. We are looking for objective writers who understand precision, accuracy and confidentiality. We have an ongoing programme of training and development so experience is desirable but not necessary. 

We receive an enormous number of applications for these positions so please note you will only be contacted if we are interested in taking your application forward. 

Starting salary - £18-22k depending on experience 

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Sales Managers

Are you looking for your second or third job within the business to business marketplace? We are looking for a sales manager within his/her market-leading B2B sales organisation who is experienced, enthusiastic and hardworking. You will be selling primarily by phone with occasional client visits.

You will have excellent client relationship skills and the ability to build on those relationships and upsell within existing clients. You should also have experience and confidence on client meetings and be a very good communicator.  The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to manage key accounts such as Oracle, Microsoft and Fujitsu.

We are looking for a sales account manager selling our range of services primarily in the Corporate Sector.

Responsibilities:

* Develop, nurture and support existing and new clients and increase the level of client value
* A strategic approach to developing and maintaining new business
* Discuss, agree and meet quarterly targets
* Devise and implement any necessary sales strategies to achieve targets
* Increase technical and product knowledge to a level where you can identify and qualify sales opportunities

Person specification:

* Must have a sales background – B2B
* Successful track record of sales skills
* Hardworking and diligent
* A lateral thinker with excellent relationship building skills
* An excellent communicator
* General interest in the product / services concept area

You will be reporting to and working closely with the Operations Director in your day to day activities. Ongoing training will be offered and excellent prospects exist for high performers.

Services:

* Transcription and summary writing
* Language services
* Audio Visual services
* Delegate / Staff Badging
* Ubiqus Event Software
* Interactive Audience Response

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