Planning Paralegal

Sacco Mann
£16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Planning Paralegal is required to join a leading specialist law firm located in the heart of Leeds City Centre. Recognised as market leaders by Chambers 2017 and nationally celebrated, this firm can give you unrivalled exposure to top quality planning matters. Our client will consider those from either a planning or Commercial property background.

Our client is a niche firm made up of experienced lawyers who all have a passion for planning work. You will be joining a friendly and supportive working environment where every effort will be made to invest in your career development. Those looking for a long term career in planning work are encouraged to apply.

The Role:
-Joining a small team, you will work closely with a team of planning fee earners allowing you to really develop your skills.
-You will gain exposure to an unrivalled spectrum of planning matters.
-This will cover planning appeals, statutory and judicial reviews, land conditions, drainage agreements, environmental assessments and much more.
-The role comes with excellent scope for progression and the opportunity to develop your skills.

The Candidate:
-Ideally, you will be a Paralegal with experience of working within Planning however, our client is willing to be flexible and will look at those from a Commercial Property background.
-Joining a small team, you must have a demonstrable team spirit and take a collegiate approach to your work.
-The role would suit someone looking for a long term career in this line of work.
-You must be a strong communicator with the ability to build and maintain strong client relationships.

-Competitive Salary
-High quality work

How to Apply:
If you would like to apply for this role then please contact Helen Mauborgne 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.

This job was originally posted as