Paralegal

Recruiter
Office Angels
Location
Newbury
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our Newbury-based client is currently looking for a Paralegal to join their team on a permanent basis. Working with a well-established firm of solicitors, key responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to):

  • Preparing legal documents
  • Creating and coordinating bundles
  • Liaising with clients in a timely, professional and courteous manner
  • Photocopying and scanning bundles, disclosures and other documents
  • Regularly and accurately maintaining and updating filing as and when required
  • Typing and amending attendance notes, letters, faxes, presentations and other documents as required, using both Microsoft Office and the Document Management System
  • Attending Court to issue applications and lodge documents
  • Maintaining confidentiality of the firm's clients and contacts at all times
  • Postal duties (to include scanning and saving incoming post and preparing outgoing post)
  • Answering the door to clients/visitors and preparing refreshments
  • Assisting with general office administration

The ideal candidate:

  • Would be a Law graduate/LPC or equivalent
  • Will be able to work independently with initiative, discretion and confidentiality
  • Will have strong organisational skills with a flexible approach towards daily tasks and the ability to prioritise and react quickly and effectively
  • Will be a confident PC user with strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Will have excellent attention to detail with effective written and oral communication skills

PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU HAVE NOT HEARD FROM A CONSULTANT WITHIN DAYS THEN UNFORTUNATELY ON THIS OCCASION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN UNSUCCESSFUL.



Office Angels is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.