9.15am – 5.15pm Monday to Friday (1 hour for lunch)
£20,000 – £22,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
21.5 days Holiday p/a plus bank holidays, plus 3.5 days over the Christmas period, increased to 30 days holiday based upon length of service
Private Medical Insurance
Birthday Day Off
5% Pension Scheme Contribution
Regular Social Events
Cycle to Work Scheme
Interest Free Season Ticket Loans
Health & Wellbeing Assistance
Reporting to our Group Head & Partner, you will join our team of 6 based at our Gatwick office.
THE FIRM AND ROLE
DMH Stallard is an award winning and expanding legal 100 firm with a headcount of around 295, which provides integrated legal services from our offices in London, Gatwick, Guildford, Horsham and Brighton.
We are seeking a Paralegal Admin Assistant to join our Personal Injury team, assisting the other fee earners on a wide range of Personal Injury related matters including preparation of correspondence, documents and reports. You will also be responsible (under supervision) for achieving targets, as defined by the group head as this role is 50% fee-earning, and will be required to prepare bundles, liaise with clients and third parties, and provide effective client care.
If you have previous Paralegal experience or a demonstrable ability to undertake this type of work, are client focused and enjoy working within a team, this could be the role for you!
WHO AND WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Ideally some previous experience of paralegal work or a demonstrable ability to do so
Some knowledge of the civil procedures rules and an awareness of the recent changes in legislation is preferred
Effective time management and the ability to meet deadlines
An understanding of the importance of client care with an ability to deal with a wide range of clients with differing objectives
The ability to work within a team and provide support to other fee-earners as required
Confident Excel skills sufficient to enable the reviewing of relevant matters
Competent IT skills including Outlook, Word, Digital Dictation and Axxia
Strong attention to detail
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Convey technical legal information in an effective and accessible way
This is a great opportunity for someone keen and reliable to work within a forward thinking, award winning law firm…… click apply for full job details