Paralegal - Commercial

£16000 - £20000/annum
14 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Paralegal is sought to join a commercial department of this first rate Plymouth law firm to be part of a highly regarded and well established commercial team.

You will provide administrative support to a team of fee earners and will have the ability to take instructions from fee earners and act accordingly in a timely and efficient manner. You should also be able to take ownership of certain fee earning tasks assigned to you and provide a positive and proactive approach to the role using your own initiative.

Certain tasks will include:

Using HMRC online service for the purposes of completing and submitting Stamp Duty and Land Tax Returns
Uploading information to the Land Registry Portal

Ideally you should have:

A Law degree is desirable but not essential
Ability to provide efficient and effective support
Ability to work well under pressure to timescales and deadlines
Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritise
Excellent all round communication skills
Modern IT skills
Professional and positive work attitude
Proactive approach to the role
Commitment to the firm and ability to provide a confident and positive input.

The firm offer you to the chance to develop your career further amongst highly professional colleagues. They also offer a competitive salary for this full time permanent role