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Trainee Paralegal

Trainee Paralegal

  • Location

    Newport

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £16,000 - £18,000

  • Contact:

    Amelia Gulliford

  • Email:

    agulliford@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-08

Trainee Paralegal

Are you a driven and enthusiastic individual with customer service skills looking for a professional career? If so I have a brilliant opportunity for you. A legal 500 firm based in Newport are looking for a Trainee Paralegal that is willing to learn and progress with ample opportunity to achieve a fantastic career in Law.

A Law degree or previous Paralegal experience is not required for this position as adequate training and support along with qualification funding will be provided.

This is what you’ll be doing

  • Handle a varied caseload of Defendant Litigated files from start to finish
  • Negotiate and assess liability on RTA cases
  • Review and value credit hire claims
  • Support Senior Fee Earners with more complex cases
  • Provide commercially focused legal advice
  • Promote and represent the firms ideal
  • Maintain and develop technical knowledge

The experience you’ll bring to the team

  • Enthusiasm to embrace and learn the litigation process
  • Ambition to progress a career in Law
  • Excellent client relationship skills
  • Ability to promote the firm
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organisational skills

And this is what you’ll get in return

  • Training plan
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Generous Holiday allowance 24 plus bank holidays with the option to buy and sell
  • Structured progression opportunities
  • Regular social events               

Are you up to the challenge?

If you think you would fit in well with this firm or have any further questions, please contact Amelia Gulliford at Yolk Recruitment on 02922 671374 or agulliford@yolkrecruitment.com

Please apply with a CV and a cover letter outlining why you’re perfect for the role. We also have a referral scheme, so if you know of someone who would be great for the role please get in touch.

*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.