RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY LEGAL ASSISTANT

Location
Thetford
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Ref
AP26400
Contact
Ajay Patel
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Additional Legal Assistants sought within busy Conveyancing team in Norfolk.

The Firm
A highly regarded practice with a network of offices based in the East of England, our client delivers a full range of legal service to both individuals and businesses locally and nationally. Blending traditional values with modern practices and technology, they go above and beyond to deliver high –quality, cost-effective advice with a personal touch. Recognising that there employees are their greatest asset, they provide a good work/life balance and opportunities for career progression, which is reflected in high levels of staff retention. With numerous accreditations and an enviable client base spanning decades, it is no surprise that this practice have enjoyed continued success and growth.

The Role
We are now tasked with seeking additional Legal Assistants for a thriving CQS accredited team based within the Thetford area. Providing hands-on support to one of the team’s fee earners, the successful Legal Assistants will manage varied workloads combining administrative duties with some fee earning elements, under supervision. Duties will include: drafting documentation; handling client enquires; opening and closing files; providing reception cover; postal duties; progressing client matters and; participation in department and firm wide marketing initiatives. The successful Legal Assistants will also be required to deputise for Fee Earners where required. Excellent organisational skills and flexible approach to your work will therefore be essential. If you thrive under pressure and are seeking a new and exciting challenge with opportunities to develop your fee earning experience, please contact Ajay for further information quoting reference AP26400.

The Candidate
You must be a Legal Assistant with solid experience gained within a similar position;
You will have excellent communication skills both verbal and written;
You will be able to organise your workload to meet tight deadlines;
You will have strong IT skills including proficient in all Microsoft Office applications;
You shall be personable, professional and client - focused;
You will work well as part of a team as well as on your own initiative.

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY LEGAL ASSISTANT

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