Senior Paralegal

Recruiter
Search Legal
Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
Up to £0.00 per annum
Posted
29 Mar 2018
Closes
26 Apr 2018
Ref
Req/474450
Contact
Jake Heyworth
PQE
2 years
Position
Paralegal
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Freelance

Senior Paralegal


Salary: £24,000 - £35,000

Location: Manchester City Centre

Experience: 2/3 years' + legal work experience


*This role will not be suitable for trainees or those who have limited experience in a legal setting*


Our client is looking for around 4 candidates who have an excellent understanding of the legal environment, which probably means having 2 years' + experience in law and a good academic background.

The role is to ensure that an excellent level of legal support is provided to litigious cases that reach tribunal by ensuring drafting, preparation and distribution of relevant legal documentation, as well as ensuring all pre-hearing activities are managed appropriately. Any prior experience of working within medical law or clinical negligence, or within some form of panel or committee is preferred, however applications are open to all those who believe they fulfil the essential criteria for the role.

The job in practice will involve providing guidance to more junior members of the team to aide them in preparing the legal documentation, and the ideal candidate will have the ability to supervise others.

The ideal candidate will act in a professional and appropriate manner. Skills such as time management, a methodical approach and a meticulous outlook will be essential.

The client is also looking for skills such as the ability to organise, efficiency, the ability to work to a deadline while being clear, succinct and accurate with the work they deliver.

If this is an opportunity you would consider please contact Jake Heyworth or Adam Zdravkovic in the legal division of Search Consultancy for a confidential discussion in relation to this role.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

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