Employment Legal Assistant
Legal Assistant Job, Birmingham City Centre, Competitive Salary, Leading Local Authority
Your new company
Birmingham City Council are currently recruiting for a Employment Legal Assistant to start ASAP on a temporary, ongoing basis. Birmingham City Council is the largest single local authority in Europe offering a range of opportunities and regeneration. With Birmingham and the surrounding areas continuing to develop, the council pride itself to make life better for the millions of people who live and work in the city.
Your new role
As a Legal Assistant, you will be working in the Employment Law Team based in Birmingham city centre. Working alongside the employment law solicitors, you will be required to provide support in relation to the system maintenance, filing, indexing and researching the relevant area's of law. You will also assist the solicitors by researching the required area's of employment law and taking notes or any required follow up actions.
What you'll need to succeed
As an experienced Legal Assistant, you will be educated to a degree level and have a current LPC, equivalent or working towards one. You will have experience of working previously in a legal position and have experience of providing support to a wider legal team. Knowledge of Employment Law would not be essential, but would be highly beneficial.
What you'll get in return
You will be working with an employer who is an accredited Investor in People and who are renowned for their supportive culture that can offer flexible working. You will be working in a small, but very supportive team in the heart of the city centre and paid a competitive salary.
What you need to do now
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