Legal Assistant - 6 month FTC

Recruiter
LMA Recruitment
Location
Watford
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Legal Assistant - 6 month FTC

Location: Watford

Salary: £17,000

LMA are working with a renowned Law Firm who have an opportunity for a Legal Assistant to join their team. Playing a key role in supporting clients and providing administrative support to the Paralegals in the team.


Responsibilities


  • Support Paralegals in all aspects of their work and responsibilities to operate at optimum efficiency at all times
  • File documents and maintain the filing systems, including the timely and efficient archiving and retrieval of files
  • To ensure the confidentiality and security of all practice and client documentation and information
  • To carry out searches using the database
  • To book agents to attend court hearings and to notify all parties
  • To set up evictions using case management system
  • To maintain diary entries and status notes
  • To undertake any other ad hoc duties as requested, including the timely completion of various spreadsheets and statistics

Required experience, skills and attributes


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent literacy skills
  • Good IT skills (Word, Outlook)
  • Enthusiastic and professional approach to work
  • Excellent attention to detail and ensures accuracy at all times
  • A professional and efficient approach to work
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to take responsibility for own work
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Is dedicated to exceptional client service


No legal experience is required!

Must be immediately available and able to commit to a 6 month contract. Please apply today for immediate screening!


This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80961720

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