Legal Assistant - Insolvency

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GAP Recruitment (SW) Limited T/A Big Ant Group
Exeter, Devon
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for a Legal Assistant / Paralegal for our client, based in Exeter. You will need to be client focused, and ideally have worked in the litigation environment before, so have a broad knowledge of the area. This is a well-respected and progressive firm, and the role will primarily be dealing with an insolvency caseload. The role includes fee earning work, as a Legal Assistant specialising in commercial debt recovery and insolvency. You will be playing a supportive role to the litigation team. You will also provide support to the internal credit control team, for debt recovery. The successful candidate will need to be highly motivated, and have the ability to self-manage, to ensure that deadlines are met. You will be expected to deliver an exceptional client service, and seek to protect their interests at all times. You must always take precautions against fraud and money laundering.

To be successful in this role you will have experience working in the Legal Services profession, preferably in the litigation, and insolvency sector. You will be comfortable working in a pressurised environment, and have a high standard of general education. You must have excellent client care ability, as well as exceptional attention to detail. You must be an effective communicator, across all levels, and have the ability to build strong relationships with colleagues and clients alike. You will be someone comfortable in an environment where priorities are ever changing, and have a broad knowledge of ICT Systems. The firm provide a friendly and highly focused environment. If this sounds like the challenge you have been waiting for, apply today!