Private client Paralegal (Hybrid working available)
Sheffield
£24,000 – £28,000
Full Time or Part time, Permanent Contract

Who are we:
CRA Consulting are a specialist legal / finance recruiter, operating across the UK. CRA works in partnership with reputable law firms / accountancy practices with either local, regional, national or international presence. We recruit at all levels from board, director and partnership level through to support staff.
For additional information on how we can assist you with your next career move, visit the CRA Consulting Website at www.craconsultants.com.

About the business:
Our client is leading regional law firm with a highly reputable private client department.
This firm has built their reputation as one of the leading specialists law firms outside of London an operate in a collaborative and family friendly manner with each employee being truly valued.
Due to continued expansion our client is looking to bring on board a private client paralegal to join the team. The role will be based out of the Sheffield office however the firm does operate a hybrid working model. Our client is able to accommodate either a full time or part time candidate for this role.

The role:
This role will involve you supporting across an arrange of matters including administration of estates, grants of representation, wills, LPA’s and more.
The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years experience within the private client practice area and be passionate about delivering an excellent level of service.

Additional responsibilities:
*Dealing with all aspects of the administration of estates, including collating information on assets and liabilities, preparing applications for grants of representation and short form inheritance tax accounts, drafting basic estate accounts
*Drafting wills and codicils using established precedents
*Drafting powers of attorney, including Lasting Powers of Attorney (both property and financial affairs and health and welfare)
*Dealing with correspondence and liaising directly with clients and third parties
*Supporting solicitors in the team and helping them manage their caseloads by dealing with specific delegated tasks
*Ensuring files are managed in compliance with Lexcel procedures
*Keeping abreast of changes in legislation and other regulatory aspects by attending training provided

The business will offer you the following employee benefits package:
*27 days holiday
*Pension
*Medical insurance
*Ability to buy or sell holiday
*Flexible/hybrid/remote working

To apply, you will be required to meet the following criteria:
*2-3 years + private client experience
*Strong probate background
*Good communicator

How to apply:
If this is of interest to you , please click the apply button. Alternatively, if you would like to discuss with Ross Roberts who is managing this vacancy, call 0114 241 8030 for a confidential discussion.
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Job Reference: BBBH14309_1656428136

Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + hybrid working, 27 days holiday

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