Law Graduate / Litigation Assistant

7 days left

Recruiter
Dynamite Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Location
Petersfield
Salary
19000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Law Graduate / Litigation Assistant


Location: Petersfield


Hours of work: Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm


Salary: £19000 -£21000


Dynamite Recruitment is currently working in partnership with a very well established and fast growing business based in Hampshire and due to developments internally our client is now looking to expand their specialist Litigation team
Our client provide financial services to a specialist sector and support their customers from their initial enquiry through to the completion of their financial agreement and anything in between.


As a Litigation Assistant you will be responsible for working as part of a specialist team to support the business where customers will be litigated against


Key duties will include the following:

  • Liaising with internal departments to update on client records
  • Issuing of a variety of types of court proceedings including money claims, and return of goods
  • Handle a mixed caseload of money claims, return of goods claims, charging Order, Attachment of Earnings, and Bankruptcy.
  • Accurate drafting of court Documents and witness statements
  • Handling cases from inception to conclusion with minimal supervision
  • Debt recovery work, taking payments and arranging payment plans
  • Letter writing, telephone call making / answering
  • Uploading new cases onto the Case management system
  • Data input



The ideal candidate
This position would suit a law graduate who is keen to pursue a career within litigation / a law related position or someone who has worked within a solicitors and within litigation but be keen to work ion a commercial environment

You will also have the following skills

  • A very high level of accuracy
  • Prioritisation of tasks Confidence on the telephone and in speaking to difficult customers
  • Must be a team player as well as being confident in working under their own initiative
  • Practical yet methodical working manner
  • GCSE/O'level Math's & English
  • Competent Microsoft Office Skills (Word, Excel)


To be considered for this position please make contact with Fra Curtis / submit your CV Immediately

Dynamite Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.