Debt Recovery Paralegal

Sacco Mann
Tyne and Wear
10 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Debt Recovery Paralegal to join a full service law firm in central Newcastle. Working within the Commercial Debt team, you will play a vital role, assisting fee earners and developing your skills within Debt Recovery. Litigation Paralegals from other fields such as commercial litigation will also be considered for this Debt Recovery Paralegal role.

Our client is one of the most recognised law firms in Newcastle and has an excellent reputation throughout the region. This is your chance to either further develop your debt collection skills or alternatively further develop your existing litigation skills and transfer them into the field of debt recovery.

The Role:
-Joining a successful Commercial Debt team, you will play a pivotal role assisting a busy team of fee earners.
-You will take on a hands on position, conducting collection calls and completing letters of action, simultaneously developing your skills within this field.
-The role will give you unrivalled exposure to clients, working closely with them in both an advisory and supportive fashion.
-There is also opportunity for you to get involved and assist with business development which is an excellent skill to develop at a Paralegal level.

The Candidate:
-In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must have experience working in a debt team or alternatively have transferable litigation skills from another commercial area.
-Working closely with clients, you must have strong communication skills and an excellent telephone manner.
-Joining a busy team, you must have a strong work ethic and good organisational skills.
-Naturally you must possess strong negotiation skills.

-Competitive Salary
-Hands on role
-Central Newcastle location

How to Apply:
If you would like to apply for this role then contact Fiona Hill at Sacco Mann or another member of our Chartered Legal Executive and Paralegal team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.