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Civil Litigation Legal Assistant

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  • Location:

    Newport

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    DOE

  • Contact:

    Nicole Smith

  • Email:

    nsmith@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    02922 260 612

  • Job ref:

    BH-27437

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    10 February 2022

  • Start date:

    2022-01-11

Legal Assistant

The opportunity:
We are recruiting for a reputable law firm who are looking for a hardworking and experienced Legal Assistant to join their Civil Litigation team. This role will also include Legal Secretarial work.

This is what you will be doing as a Legal Assistant:
Working as part of a dynamic litigation team on a diverse and interesting case load
Taking calls from clients and assisting with their enquiries in a friendly and confident manner
Audiotyping correspondence, emails, statements and Court forms, using digital dictation
Using the RTA/EL/PL portal

The experience you will bring to the team as a Legal Assistant:
Digital dictation and audio typing
Litigation or case management experience
Exceptional administrative and organisational experience
You will be personable and able to build relationships
You must have strong attention to detail and work efficiently
Experience using RTA/EL/PL portal and money claims online is an advantage but not essential
Experience in Civil Litigation desirable but not essential
A legal background such as a law degree

What you will get in return as a Legal Assistant :
Constant training and development within the business
A great working environment with a company with reputable for job satisfaction
Bonus scheme
Employee discounts

Are you up for the challenge ?
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly regarded law firm, with excellent training opportunities and develop your career as a Legal Assistant.

If this sounds like your next career move and is of interest to you, apply now.
Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.