Paralegal

Recruiter
Aviva
Location
Norwich
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

We are looking to add a temporary contract for a paralegal on an initial 3 month contract with a potential to increase to 12 months.

You will be working across the team supporting the senior lawyers across a wide range of legal, regulatory and financial services insurance issues relating to Personal, Commercial, Health and litigation issues in the UK.

The Team

Aviva UK Insurance General Insurance Legal based in Norwich.

The Person

This is an exciting opportunity to work in-house and learn about the financial services industry with the UK’s leading insurer. We are currently actively involved in a wide range of customer products and propositions and developments in terms of the use of data, digital technology sold directly to customer or distributed through intermediaries and key strategic partners.

Our aim is to proactively support the UK Insurance business as part of the UK Insurance legal team by providing first class legal advice and mitigating legal risk to the business.

The ideal person will be able to work with minimal supervision and be enthusiastic to learn

Duties & Responsibilities

    Research and monitor legal developments and regulatory changesCarry out basic contractual and product workSupport the senior lawyers with allocated tasksIdentify legal issues or risks and develop solutionsAdministrative duties and co-ordination of activity to required timescales

Skills & Experience required

    Excellent communication both written and oral together with questioning skillsSpecial attention to detail and ability to research legal and regulatory issuesStrong negotiation and influencing skillsThe ability to work as part of a team and deliver to required timescalesA natural curiosity to identify improvements with a positive mind set and a can do approachAble to deliver high quality superb customer servicePrepared to take on challengesA strong commitment to deliver the right outcome for our customers5 GCSE’s A-C including Maths and English (or equivalent)Law degree or equivalent relevant experience

What will you get for this role?

    Salary between £15,500 - £20,000 depending on skills, experience and qualificationsGenerous defined contribution pension schemeAnnual performance related bonus and pay reviewMinimum holiday allowance of 25 days plus bank holidays and the option to buy/sell up to 5 additional daysUp to 30% discount for some Aviva products through “My Aviva Extras” plus discounts for Friends and FamilyExcellent range of flexible benefits to include a matching share save scheme

Bring to Aviva what makes you different and we’ll support you to do the best work of your life. We encourage applications from everyone who wants to help us achieve our purpose of helping our customers to Defy Uncertainty.

One of Aviva’s core values is Care More, and this is brought to life through the flexible ways we like to work. This may include working from home some of the time, or flexible work schedules to accommodate parent and carer responsibilities, further studies and hobbies.

We prefer all applications to be submitted online, however if you require an alternative method of applying please contact Dawn Rudrum in the Resourcing team on 01603 680851.


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