IT Technical Consultant

Salary: £DOE

IT -Technical Consultant

The role

We are recruiting for an additional Technical Consultant with broad technical skills to join our IT Team.

The Consultant is a pivotal team member as part of the IT team who will be responsible for delivering / supporting business critical transformation projects including – Legal Case Management System/Finance System. Implementation of stable software developments and understanding business requirements to aid the design of a solution that fully meets business needs with future proof scalability.

The candidate will have a commitment to good engineering practices, be self-motivated as well as comfortable managing relationships with outsourced development teams, as and when required. 


Central Services – IT at Boyes Turner provides mature agile IT services to multiple internal stakeholders, across a range of key software products and business areas.

Key knowledge areas


  • Working knowledge on coding and development of C#, VB.NET, HTML, CSS and SQL
  • Able to demonstrate strong knowledge and understanding of ASP.NET/Web Applications, MS Visual Studio, MS SQL Server/SSRS.
  • Ability to write stored procedures, write complex SQL queries, ability to analyse SQL data and run SQL scripts
  • Logical analytical thinking, proven track record of development complex work flows within regulated industry sectors
  • An understanding of code versioning tools such as Git
  • Ability to write APIs to manage the integrations between various systems
  • Experience with legal industry and financial management software


  • Experience with Microsoft PowerBI
  • Good understanding of SOAP messaging protocol
  • Qualified to HND/BSc level or above
  • Working in an Agile environment
  • Ability to innovate – to think creatively and outside the box
  • Experience of any Thompson Reuter products will be helpful

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Systems Development and Administration

  • Researching, designing, implementing and managing software programs.
  • Identifying areas for modification in existing and new programs and subsequently developing these modifications.
  • As and when required assist the IT Helpdesk team to provide support and maintenance of business applications to the firm.
  • Ensure appropriate documentation is created and maintained for all system developments, including the creation of software requirements documentation (SRS).

Service Management

  • Ability to continuously identify  opportunities for improving / streamlining system process
  • Possesses a broad knowledge of IT with a good knowledge of several generic desktop software tools and, where applicable, deeper knowledge of the software applications used within Boyes Turner with the ability to support applications at 1st / 2nd line level.

Candidate Profile

  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritise, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities.
  • Proven ability to be flexible and work hard, both independently and in a team environment.
  • Strong communication skills in order to successfully explain complex IT concepts to non-technical colleagues.
  • Ability to influence others and attention to detail


  • Bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension scheme with a 4% employer contribution and the employee is also to pay 4%
  • Life Assurance - 5 x final salary
  • Access to season ticket travel loan and cycle to work schemes

Application form

Equal opportunities

Please note this information is optional and will be removed from your application form before pre-selection and is used solely for monitoring purposes.

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