Private Client Legal Assistant/Paralegal – Bournemouth

Location
Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary
£20,000 - £28,000 - dependent on experience
Posted
15 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Ref
TL/OP11881
Job Title
Administration
Practice Area
Private Client
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Private Client Legal Assistant/Paralegal – Bournemouth

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Legal assistant, paralegal or legal PA who is seeking a hands-on role based in Bournemouth.  Previous experience of private client matters is essential as the successful candidate will have direct contact with clients and assist them with a range of matters. Duties will include, handling clients’ day to day affairs and accounts, answering enquiries over the phone, in writing and in person, data inputting, file management, elderly client matters, assisting senior fee earners, and general administration. This role is suited to a candidate who is good with numbers and has strong attention to detail. The firm boasts an excellent reputation for client care and is dedicated to providing a bespoke, tailored service for each individual client.

Applications are welcome from candidates who:

  • Have previous experience as a legal assistant, paralegal or legal secretary/PA within a private client department
  • Have strong attention to detail
  • Have excellent communication  and client care skills
  • Able to have empathy and  patience with clients’ needs
  • Work with minimal supervision independently