Job: Legal Researcher Salary: 18,000 per annum Location: Leeds City centre Permanent – Full time MPeople Recruitment is working exclusively with a UK Start up business with a strong foundation and business backing from their international businesses in the UAE and EU. An exciting time to be joining a company with strong international holdings and a perfect opportunity to grow as the company launches in the UK market at the end of the month. Your new company: Your new company is an international Paralegal service offering support to law firms and independent SME’s. Working in such a niche market, your new company will be looking at a significant market share here in the UK and looking to expand with a strong 3 year business model going forward. Having already a strong client base in the EU and UAE, both Directors have a strong background in Law with share holdings and Partnerships in several large international companies. It is a very good time to join such a prosperous company and develop and grow right from the beginning. About you: Your new company is looking for someone who is patient and looking for a new challenge, working in a similar setting in the past. Having a desire to win, you will either be recently qualified or have an understanding of law which will put you in a very promising position within this organisation. Key skills required for the job: Strong Microsoft systems knowledge Data collection and analysis Undertaking legal research Proofreading and editing Legal Writing Ability to redact documentation Strong secretarial skills Previous Paralegal experience Client and Stakeholder involvement Experience working with 2 or more fee earners/directors Being a first point of contact for potential clients Arranging, managing and discussing meetings Bi-Lingual or Multi-Lingual (preferable, not required) The role is not restricted to the above criteria and may vary depending on your responsibilities for the day. What you need to do now: Please apply to the advert below including contact number, email address and availability and we will be in touch to discuss the opportunity further if your experience is suitable for the job. Please be advised your data will be stored internally on our secure system and information is shared to third parties upon your approval, no personal information is shared without permission.