New Build Paralegal

Recruiter
Sacco Mann
Location
County Durham, North East England
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a strong Paralegal with a background either in Residential Conveyancing or specifically New Build matters to join a highly successful and busy department in their County Durham office. The New Build department in particular is extremely busy and work collaboratively as a department.

The firm is an established, well-known practice not solely in the Teesside area but throughout the North East region. The firm has won various awards across a wide variety of departments and have recently been nominated for several awards at the Northern Lawyer Awards 2017.

The Role

-In this paralegal role you will work alongside a number of highly skilled fee earners with a real mix of experience and qualifications. The Head of Department you will be working with is a previous trainee at the firm.

-The existing team consists of seven fee earners and the team are looking for two paralegals to join the department and continue to help contribute to the further success of the department.

-The team is extremely busy and therefore work as a team and manage various elements of shared files.

-You will be working on high volume new build developments with builders and plot purchases.

The Candidate

-It is not essential to have New Build experience however it is essential that you have strong paralegal experience working in a residential conveyancing department or a commercial property department.

-As noted the department is very successful and are therefore constantly busy and working to a fast pace. It is therefore essential you are confident working in this environment. You must be flexible as the team manage a shared caseload and therefore be able to manage your workload effectively.

Benefits

-Competitive salary.

-Opportunity to work within a highly regarded, award winning firm.

-On-site free parking.

How to Apply

If you would like to apply for this role then please contact Fiona Hill or another member of the Chartered Legal Executive and Paralegal team at Sacco Mann. Alternatively, if this role is not for you but you know someone who could be interested, then please contact them or us as we offer a reward for successful placements.