Trainee Paralegal

Date Posted: 12/10/2017

Location: Aberdeen

Job Description

Position Type: Permanent / Full Time

We require a Debt Recovery Paralegal to join our busy Debt Recovery Team within our Lender Services Practice Group. The role is based in Aberdeen city centre within a large litigation department. The successful candidate will benefit from a challenging and rewarding work environment. The Debt Recovery Paralegal role will involve dealing with court documents and liaising with court agents. The successful candidate will be expected to provide support in dealing with the Litigation process and rehabilitation of customer accounts.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Opening cases on to our Case Management System
  • Working cases end to end and prioritising workload
  • Dealing with customers on the telephone and assisting with the rehabilitation of customer accounts
  • Dealing with court documents and liaising with Sheriff Officers
  • Liaising directly with clients
  • Ensure all work undertaken is completed in line with client SLA


Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:
Desirable
  • HND or equivalent in a legal or banking field
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Essential
  • Competent IT skills
  • Excellent customer service skills 
Desirable
  • Previous Debt Recovery and Litigation knowledge
KNOWLEDGE:
Desirable
  • Knowledge of the Debt Recovery and Litigation process
APTITUDES:
Essential
  • Organised
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong Customer Service Skills


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