Wills and probate paralegal
Location: Sheffield
Salary: £18,000 – £23,000
Contract: Full Time, Permanent

CRA Legal is working with a reputable, locally renowned law firm who are looking to recruit an experienced wills and probate paralegal to provide direct support to the partners and other fee earners. Our client is a leading law firm with an exceptional reputation built over 140+ years of business. This is a perfect opportunity to join an established business who has the passion and enthusiasm to progress their career.
This role offers a genuine route for progression with the intention being that this would develop into a fee earning role over a 12 month period.

The role:
*Filing;
*Opening, closing, storage and retrieval of files;
*Sorting through documents;
*Dealing with all correspondence (letters and electronic) in and out and preparing mail and enclosures/attachments;
*Communicating with clients
*Drafting documents
*Preparing estate accounts/invoices
*Distributing funds

Required attributes
*Prior working experience in a Wills and Probate team is absolutely essential;
*Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office including Word and Excel;
*Good English, grammar and spelling;
*Familiarity with legal terminology used in Wills and Probate;
*Numerical skills – ability to deal with estate accounts;
*Excellent communication skills – experience in dealing with clients via telephone and face-to-face;
*Ability to organise and prioritise workload within the required timescales;
*Ability to work effectively within a team as well as working independently;
*Ability to work under pressure as and when required (this may involve some flexibility in working hours).

If you’re interested in this vacancy, please click the apply button. Alternatively, if you would like further information, please call Ross Roberts at CRA on 0114 241 8030.

Job Reference: BBBH13904_1658219823

Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum

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