COMPANY: DOUGLAS SCOTT LEGAL RECRUITMENT
JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime
SALARY: 20000 - 38000 per year
My client is a multi-service law firm in Warrington and they are looking for a Paralegal who ideally has 12 months + experience handling Housing Disrepair matters. My client will also consider the option of a Training Contract for the right candidate.
You will be dealing with housing disrepair claims primarily but will have the opportunity to work in other areas and training will be given. Existing experience in Housing Disrepair or in general housing issues such as serving notices, obtaining possession, etc would be useful.
For the right candidate an opportunity to train as a solicitor would be available, or alternatively look at other options for the right candidate to enhance yourt career prospects.
The role will also require a commitment to developing the firms online marketing and business developmentso someone with a commercial business sense is a must if they are a senior candidate
Required skills / experience and Responsibilities:
The ability to work both individually and as part of a team
Minimum 12 months file handling; experience with issued files would be an advantage
Experienced paralegals willing to retrain would be considered
Confident in dealing with clients and defendants both in writing and by phone.
You are friendly and personable
You can demonstrate high attention to detail and excellent organisational skills
You have the ability to work to tight deadlines and manage time effectively
You are willing to get involved in developing the department
You already have good experience as a paralegal in a litigation environment
Salary open and dep on experience - Apply now for consideration
Please contact Ryan McNamara, Senior Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
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Role: Housing Disrepair Fee Earner - Training Contract
Job Type: Permanent, FullTime
Location: Warrington, Cheshire, England
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