Lawyers Inc Limited

Apprentice Chartered Legal Executive/Paralegal - Degree (Level 6)

Lawyers Inc Limited (Employer)

Damar Training (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £346.15
35.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week; 9am-5pm.
60 months (duration)
3 May 2021(start date)
Chartered legal executive (apprenticeship standard)
25 April 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are looking for a high calibre individual who has completed a degree in law and is now looking for their next step in their legal career. The successful candidate will have a flexible approach and the ability to remain calm under pressure. The purpose of this role is to provide legal support to a busy team of Residential fee earners.

Responsibilities

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

Future Prospects

There may be opportunity to progress within the business.

Reality Check

  • 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

Skills Required

  • IT literate experienced in using MS Office

Qualities Required

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

Qualifications Required

  • Law degree
  • Ideally some experience within a Practice

Training Provided

  • CHARTERED LEGAL EXECUTIVE LEVEL 6
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