Mandarin speaking Paralegal part time

Recruiter
Language Matters
Location
Farringdon
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

I am working on behalf of a well-known law firm in central London and I am looking for a highly organised Paralegal with additional Mandarin to join their busy team immediately on an on-going part time basis. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-respected law practice in Central London; they are looking for someone who is committed to progressing within the legal sector and has a desire to learn more.

The main purpose of this role will be:

  • Assist the team with a range of interesting legal matters mainly from real estate or residential area
  • Support the Property team in a variety of administrative activities
  • Manage complex files, review documents for relevance, confidentiality, privilege etc
  • Provide support as required by the fee-earners and working with other secretaries/paralegals in the Department
  • Transcribe audio dictation and copy type letters, memos and reports and to prepare signed correspondence for despatch

The successful candidate will need to:

  • Be fluent in Mandarin and English
  • Ideally but not essentially previous experience working in Real Estate as a paralegal
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Have the ability to work independently within tight deadlines
  • Have a strong academic record
  • Ideally Have completed a law degree and/or LPC
  • Previous paralegal or document review experience
  • Outstanding time-management and IT skills
  • Ability to multitask and being comfortable dealing with a diverse pool of people

If you have worked in any of the following roles then this could be suitable for you: Mandarin speaking Paralegal, document review.

To apply, please send your CV in Word format to Joanna. If you have applied for any other languagematters vacancy there is no need to re-apply, as your CV will be considered for all vacancies that match your language skills and work experience.

languagematters is a multi-discipline, multilingual recruitment agency offering a wide range of bilingual jobs in London, the South-east, nationwide and overseas. Our goal is to be the most valued, knowledgeable and indispensable recruitment partner in the language recruitment field.

We work constantly to provide equal opportunities for all, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, social background, religion, disability or sexuality.

NB: Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK or hold a valid work permit. Please note that we contact successful candidates within 3-4 working days. Language Matters is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.