Legal Assistant

Recruiter
YOLK RECRUITMENT
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
From £8 to £9 per day
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Immediately available temporary Legal assistant

The Opportunity

An opportunity has arisen for a Temporary Legal Assistant to join a highly reputable law firm with a large office in Cardiff City Centre. This firm is rated as Tier 1 in legal 500 and Chambers with their Partners also ranked Tier 1. The quality of work is second to none and the successful applicant will be working alongside experienced lawyers and market leaders.

The Role

  • Working within a large and busy team
  • Dealing with clients and third parties over the telephone
  • Negotiating on mortgage arrears and handling of borrower calls
  • Be empathetic with clients
  • Work to high quality standards
  • Maintain a professional approach to difficult calls and remain courteous at all times.
  • Skills / Experience

  • Experience within a law firm is desirable but not essential
  • Experience of dealing with mortgage arrears would be desirable
  • Strong negotiation skills is essential
  • Experience within a telephone based role is desirable
  • Demonstrate confidence when dealing with emotive situations
  • Able to demonstrate effective questioning techniques
  • To be committed to personal development and team goals
  • If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role - then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Harriet Read.

    *Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.*


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