Paralegal Assistant

  • Location:

    Pontefract, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Georgia Rae

  • Contact email:

    Georgia.rae@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/551956

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-23

  • Start date:

    18/02/2020 14:00:53

Paralegal
Up to £18,000, Pontefract
Monday - Friday

Are you currently a Paralegal or Legal Administrator wanting to move in to a more progressive role ?

Are you wanting a Law grad looking to gain some legal experience?

Are you an experienced in Personal Injury, RTA, Accidents at work or slips and trips?


I am currently recruiting for a well known Solicitors who are seeking a Paralegal to be based in their Pontefract office within their Industrial Disease team. You will be responsible for liaising with clients, dealing with any queries and reporting to appropriate fee earners, preparing legal forms and court documents and liaising with courts and councils to fix court hearing dates.

As well as offering a competitive salary my client also offers an excellent benefits package including; 20 days holiday + 8 bank holidays, additional time off over the Christmas period, rising holidays with each year of service, early finishes on Friday and an enhanced company pension totalling to 8%.

To be a part of this amazing company you must be organised to arrange conferences with various people and liaise with the costs draftsman when preparing bills. You will be required to prepare LAA forms whilst carrying out relevant searches and undertaking any other potential duties.

Requirements

Admin experience is essential and experience as a Paralegal or experience working within Industrial Disease is advantageous. The company will also consider Law Graduates looking to take a step in to their career.;

* Experienced as an Administrator or Paralegal
* Ability to support various fee earners and pick up additional duties where required
* Excellent Customer Service Skills
* Good management, communication and organisational skills
* Educated to GCSE level as a minimum (specifically English skills)

My client are open to candidates who are immediately available or who have set notice periods. For more information please email Georgia.rae@search.co.uk

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