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My client is seeking dynamic and enthusiastic Private Client Paralegal to join their Bexleyheath, Kent offices.

The Candidate

• Pleasant and courteous manner
• Efficient and co-operative attitude
• Diligent and conscientious approach to work
• Ability to work unsupervised
• Good interpersonal skills
• Good organisational skills
• PC literacy
• Accurate keyboard skills
• Must have some experience working within a busy Private Client department and must have at least 12 months of experience will drafting and Lasting Powers of Attorney experience and a proven track record of managing a caseload and meeting client and business expectations
• A law degree/LPC desired, although not essential

This role will be based at the firms Bexleyheath office, however it will involve travelling between all 3 of their offices; Dartford, Bexleyheath and Orpington.

Duties

• To take instructions from clients at the office by prior appointment in relation to straightforward Wills.
• Following the appointment, to prepare, explain and submit draft documents for approval as quickly as possible – ideally on the same day or within 24 hours.
• To present the firm's account promptly and to secure immediate settlement.
• To ensure that all enquiries outside the scope of "Easywill", involving complex trusts, IHT advice etc, are referred to senior members of the Private Client team.
• To advise in relation to Lasting Powers of Attorney and to preparation and registration following signature.

Benefits and working hours

• Competitive salary
• Hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm with a one hour break for lunch.
• 25 days holiday plus a day off for birthday
• Pension scheme
• Employee assistance programme
• Optional healthcare cashback scheme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Free eye tests and staff discounts on their legal services along with a family and friends referral scheme.

Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal Recruitment Limited.

Please Note: Due to the number of applications we receive we may be unable to respond to every application directly. If you have not heard from us within 3 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful

 

£25000 – £32000/annumAnnum

 

Full TimePermanent

 

 

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