Paralegals

Date Posted: 26/08/2019

Location: Newcastle

Job Description

Position Type: Full time / Permanent

We have an exciting opportunity for you to be at the heart of delivering high quality legal services.  You will be given responsibility for managing a varied and interesting caseload, taking ownership of the process from start to finish and developing expert knowledge.  You will be focused on looking after our clients and ensuring that the customer journey is a great one.  You will have the opportunity to learn and progress in an environment that is committed to training and personal development so that you can fulfil your absolute potential.  This is a fantastic opportunity for those individuals looking to be part of a growing, vibrant law firm and for those looking to truly make their mark.

ROLE OF DEPARTMENT
 
To deliver high quality, expert, efficient and effective legal services to our clients and customers
 
JOB PURPOSE
 

You will be at the heart of delivering high quality, expert, efficient and effective legal services through excellent case management, coupled with a commitment to exceptional client and customer service at all times. You will be fully supported by technical training and a wide range of development opportunities designed to maximise your abilities.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 
      You will be responsible for the management and delivery of a varied and challenging caseload from start to finish
      You will develop and demonstrate technical capability and expertise to help ensure the highest standards in our work
      Sound organisation; prioritisation and pro-activity in your approach are essential as you deliver to timescales and support the achievement of service levels
      You are passionate and care about our clients and the customer journey as you engage with all parties, building trusting, lasting relationships
      You are an effective, clear and concise communicator, dealing with all internal and external communications promptly and with professionalism
      You will be highly efficient and effective in the administration of your work, keeping detailed notes and maintaining good order
      You will understand and ensure compliance with the regulatory; compliance and data protection requirements that govern and support our work

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS
 
Essential
      GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English with a minimum grade C
 
Desirable
      Law or conveyancing focused qualifications
 
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
 
Desirable
      Experience of working in a high volume/transactional environment and dealing with clients and customers
 
 
APTITUDES
 
Essential
      Ability to organise and prioritise activities
      A commitment to pro-activity
      Attention to detail
      Excellent written and oral communication skills
 
Desirable
      Ability to work on own initiative


How Do I Apply?

Online: Application Form

Download: Application Form

E-mail: recruitment@acandco.com

Mail: Human Resources Department
Aberdein Considine
5 - 9 Bon-Accord Crescent
Aberdeen
AB11 6DN