Are you an ambitious Paralegal looking for a new challenging role in 2018 ?
A specialist and exciting role for a talented Paralegal from a Debt Recovery Litigation/ Litigation background has become available with our client in Manchester who is a specialist Debt Recovery firm regulated by the FCA and SRA.
The main purpose of the role is to provide technical and practical support in dealing with debt recovery, administrative and litigation actions together with the servicing of second charge mortgage accounts, providing a professional informative primary point of contact for all customers, clients & third parties whilst maintaining the highest level of customer service.
Responsibilities will include handling a busy caseload or mortgage reposession cases, compiling witness statements and court documents, updating the in-house system, dealing with communication and ensuring all client service levels are upheld.
This is a great opportunity for someone with some experience in this area of law, looking to develop further in an innovative and fast paced team. You will have responsibility for both managing your own caseload and clients under supervision and assisting more senior members of the team with their cases. You will be required to provide preliminary advice and guidance to clients on cases as well as preparing letters and documents for Court therefore, your drafting skills should be such that you can produce clear and accurate written work with ease.
We are looking for a truly talented individual who has the ability to learn new skills, but has experience in managing their own caseload, who is responsible, reliable, works well under pressure and can use their own initiative. You must be an effective communicator with rounded client service skills. Previous legal experience and a good standard of education are essential. Candidates who have completed the LPC or Cilex qualification would be considered as would candidates with a law degree or post graduate legal qualification.
In addition to your competitive basic salary we have an exciting benefits package including a contributory pension scheme, critical illness cover, health cash plan, death in service, discounted legal services, 25 days hols (this increases with length of service), discounted online shopping, season ticket loans and childcare vouchers.
- Commercial Litigation
- Debt Management