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Paralegal (Family) 12M FTC

  • Ref: SD184

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Paralegal to join the Family team of a dynamic, regional firm based in Honiton on an initial 12 month fixed term contract basis. The successful candidate will be an integral part of the Family team and will work closely with a Partner, providing them with essential support and will also have the responsibility of managing a caseload of their own.

Paralegal (Family) 12M FTC responsibilities include...

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting a Partner with a variety of family work, providing essential support in terms of documentation preparation and general administration
  • Managing your own caseload of files, dealing with a range of family law matters
  • Communicating with clients in times of difficulty and doing so in a sensitive matter

Paralegal (Family) 12M FTC requirements include...

Background/Skills:

  • Experience of working as a Paralegal within Family law
  • Confidence in being able to manage your own caseload of files
  • You will have exceptional communication skills, a keen eye for detail and a professional, confident manner
  • You will have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to deal with stressful situations in a sensitive manner
  • Excellent time management skills
  • You will be self-motivated with a positive attitude to your work
  • You will have excellent IT skills; including the use of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook

The successful candidate will join this busy firm dealing with a range of high quality work and will be expected to take on a high level of responsibility early on in the position. Our client really needs an experienced Family Paralegal who can hit the ground running and there is the possibility of this position being made permanent in the future. On offer is a very competitive salary and great benefits.

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