Expiring today

Market Rate
25 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Karl Tomkinson
Full time
Contract type
Excellent opportunity to further your conveyancing career within a leading firm in Suffolk!

The Firm
A leading practice with multiple offices situated within easy reach of excellent transport links and amenities, our client delivers a diverse range of services to businesses and individuals across the South East. Staying true to their founding principles, they deliver cost-effective advice which is tailored to each individual’s circumstances. Recognising the importance of giving something back, they are actively involved within their local communities and can boast a loyal and growing client base.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a pro-active and ambitious Legal Assistant for a busy CQS accredited team in Ipswich. Keen to hit the ground running, the successful Legal Assistant will initially support a team of dedicated fee earners, gaining hands-on experience before progressing to a more fee earning role with the appropriate training. Duties may include: opening and closing files; submitting searches; liaising with clients and external professionals; exchanging contracts; typing and; post completion duties. If you are committed to delivering excellent client care and service and are seeking a hands-on position, offering genuine opportunities for career progression and competitive benefits including generous holiday, pension scheme; travel loans and; participation in a bonus scheme, please contact Karl for further information quoting reference KT25782.

The Candidate
You must be a Legal Secretary or junior Paralegal with experience gained within a similar role;
You will have excellent communication and client care skills;
You will have a consistently strong academic record;
You will be highly organised, able to manage your workload to meet tight deadlines;
You will have strong IT skills;
You will be personable, professional and detail orientated;
You will be a pro-active team player, with a desire for professional development.


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