Commercial Property Paralegal

Recruiter
Pebble People
Location
Bedford
Salary
15000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Commercial Property Paralegal
Location: Bedford
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000

The Role
Reporting to your Supervising Partner, the successful candidate will work alongside qualified staff and provide legal and administrative support, including but not limited to the following; case preparation, bundling, research, arranging / attending conferences and client meetings. You will also be required to assist the team with the marketing of their services, and networking.

The position involves assisting the Head of Department in a wide range of work and there is plenty of scope for personal development. The successful applicant will have an outstanding opportunity to develop the profile of the Department and to apply for upcoming training contracts at the firm.

Candidate specification
Candidates should ideally have:
- An LPC or GDL qualification (LPC would be preferred but is not essential)
- Minimum 6 months experience in a commercial property environment
- Capability to generate fees in accordance with agreed targets
- Ability to adhere to and manage deadlines
- Assist colleagues and support supervisors in fee-earning matters
- Follow financial guidelines with regards to Solicitors Accounts Rules and cash flow control on case files.
- Strong IT skills
- Good drafting and writing skills, excellent communication and technical ability

Skills Required
Legal Support
Administrative Support
Case Preparation
Bundling
Legal Research

Keywords
Paralegal
Commercial Property
Bedford