Paralegal (Securitisation)

Recruiter
Red Personnel
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£22000 per annum
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Red Personnel have a new exciting opportunity! Our client, a dynamic and well- established Law firm is recruiting for a Paralegal to assist their Securitisation team based in their London office. The Paralegal will have excellent attention to detail and be able to manage their own caseload. This is a demanding role that will require flexibility and the ability to successfully prioritise competing demands.

The position is being offered as a full-time 6 month fixed term contract paying £22,000 per annum equivalent.

Key responsibilities of the Paralegal:

- Assisting the Solicitor supervising you in the securitisation team with specific tasks allocated on his/her files (e.g. identifying titles, obtaining Official Copy Entries and Office Copy Documents from the Land Registry Link, carrying out searches, obtaining items from Local Authorities)
- Providing the Solicitor supervising you with progress reports as and when required
- Assisting with the organising and maintaining of the Solicitor's tidy and accurate files electronically
- Cover and support to the other paralegals within the team as and when required and assisting on securitisation matters
- Meeting targets
- Following department procedures, (Rules and Firm's policies)
- Undertaking such duties and tasks that are appropriate for the role of Paralegal such as changes in information systems and new technology

Key Skills required of the Paralegal:

- Possess good drafting skills
- Educated to Degree Level in Law
- Proven conveyancing experience
- Knowledge of DMS (Document Management System)
- LPC/ILEX qualified or studying will be an advantage
- Effective legal research skills
- Competent in all MS applications
- Good communication skills at all levels
- Good attention to detail
- Strong customer service ethic with the ability to empathise with clients
- Good time management skills and the ability to work with limited supervision, under pressure and to tight deadlines

If you are interested in applying for this Paralegal role please click apply now below!
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