Assistant Paralegal - Disputes

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Legal Recruitment and Legal Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££23000 - £25000 per annum
Contact name: Rhys Spencer

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Job ref: BBBH14607_1667228354
Published: 28 days ago
Startdate: ASAP
Assistant Paralegal - Disputes
Sheffield City Centre (Hybrid Working)
£23,000 to £25,000 Salary Bracket + Benefits
Full Time, Permanent Contract

Who are we:

CRA Consulting are a specialist legal recruiter, operating across the UK. CRA works in partnership with reputable law firms with either local, regional, national or international presence. We recruit at all levels from board, director and partnership level through to support staff.

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About the business:

Our client is a renowned international law firm with an excellent reputation not just locally but throughout the UK. With an well-known brand, strong client base and stable organisation model, this a great opportunity.

The firm are a forward-thinking set up with a great employee benefits package, a client service focussed approach and a progressive business.

With full training provided, this Assistant Paralegal position is suited to those with some exposure to the legal sector, ideally within Commercial Litigation or general Dispute Resolution. If you are looking to specialise in high quality commercial litigation, this is a great opportunity. The successful candidate will be joining a stable department with a great team dynamic.

If successful, you will perform the following tasks as a Assistant Paralegal:

* Working with a Legal Services Team, supporting one of the largest UK teams
* Assisting with ranging legal matters including commercial disputes, contract disputes, corporate disputes and real estate disputes
* Supporting the business with advising organisations in many sectors including engineering, insurance, aviation, consumer products, technology, financial services, media, real estate and retail
* Overseeing comprehensive support tasks such as administration, data entry, client relationship management, document production, case review, ongoing monitoring, reporting, email communication management and other adhoc tasks when required

The business will offer you the following employee benefits package:

* 25 days holiday + bank holidays
* Matched pension contributions
* Enhanced sickness & maternity pay
* Health insurance plan
* Income protection plan
* Critical illness protection plan
* Life insurance plan
* Discounted gym membership
* Flexible working
* Hybrid working

To apply, you will be required to meet the following criteria:

* You will need to demonstrate some legal work experience
* You will need to have completed a LLB Law Degree, with a 2:1 or higher
* Experience in Commercial, Corporate, Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property or Consumer Rights preferred

How to apply:

If this Assistant Paralegal vacancy is of interest, please click the apply button. Alternatively, if you would like to discuss with Rhys Spencer who is managing this vacancy, call 0114 241 8030 for a confidential discussion.

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Additional information:

CRA Legal follow strict best practice recruitment guidelines monitored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Please note our advertisements use salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

This Assistant Paralegal vacancy is very popular with the local legal community, so please apply quickly to ensure your application is considered. As part of our candidate registration and care process we at CRA Legal aim to respond to all successful applications within 2 working days.