Apprentice Chartered Legal Executive/Paralegal

Recruiter
LAWYERS INC LIMITED
Location
90, Watery Lane, Preston, PR2 1AU
Salary
£346.15 per week
Posted
07 Apr 2021
Closes
23 Apr 2021
Ref
VAC001697407
Specialism
Other
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
May
Duration
Permanent
We are looking for somebody with a 'can do' attitude and a positive approach to the promotion of our brand, services and values, you will be commercially astute, keen to develop your career by constantly keeping up-to-date with relevant legislation and practice through training, networking, research and/or other methods

The successful candidate will provide legal support to a busy team of fee earners, they will be highly organised and an excellent communicator with the ability to deliver a first class client experience. The role will involve:
  • Processing new instructions received onto our legal database
  • Dealing with incoming calls and preparing welcome packs for clients/solicitors
  • Conducting searches with the Land Registry
  • Filing and archiving duties including dealing with incoming postal activities
  • Assisting with the preparation of contracts and other legal documentation
  • General office administration duties
  • Adhering to compliance requirements including various regulatory and governing bodies, the firm's policies, practices & procedures, applicable legislation and any relevant quality


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • IT literate experienced in using MS Office


Personal qualities

  • Effective communication
  • Methodical and organised approach
  • Client focused
  • Analytical thinking
  • Commercial awareness
  • Team player


Desired qualifications

  • Law degree
  • Ideally some experience within a Practice


Future prospects

There may be opportunity to progress within the business.

Things to consider

  • Salary £18,000
  • Monday - Friday 9am-5pm
  • 25 days holiday rising 1 day per year's service to maximum 30 days
  • Extra day holiday at Christmas and Birthday
  • Life assurance
  • Private medical (single)
  • Pension scheme 3% contributed by employer

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