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Fee Earning Paralegal - Employment

BBBH17646
£21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum Excellent Benefits
Surrey Woking

Managing this Role

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Henry Williams

Recruitment Consultant - South East
0203 865 2113

Are you an ambitious Paralegal with a strong fee earning background? This modern, hungry and growing firm based in Woking, Surrey is looking to develop a team of solicitors and is seeking driven individuals aspiring towards a Training Contract.

This firm prides itself on its standards of client care, delivering a range of bespoke services to both the business and individual; over three quarters of its work comes from repeat business which is testament to the quality of service the firm provides, and you will benefit from very warm working relationships from its network of esteemed clients.


The Firm

This firm believes in traditional values while adopting a highly progressive culture which is reflective of its energy and youth. The firm is growing and is seeking to build on its base of talented, commercially minded and ambitious legal professionals; you will join a firm on its journey of success. The firm's culture is supportive, collaborative and rewards ambition - this is the launchpad to your career as an aspiring legal professional.

The firm specialises in Conveyancing, Real Estate and Private client work, and is regionally esteemed for the standards of service it provides in these practise areas. The firm has a strong focus on utilising technology and modern ways of working, allowing it to service its loyal client base efficiently.

The Role

This firm is seeking an experienced fee earning Employment Paralegal to join its office in Woking, Surrey.


You will work within the Employment team on a range of contentious and non-contentious work for both commercial/corporate clients and individuals, and act as a client liaison.

Your role will be supporting team members with the conduct of Employment Tribunal claims including drafting defences and witness statements, reviewing documents, research, liaising with counsel in advance of hearings, attending hearings and client meetings, drafting correspondence to opposing Solicitors and Clients and more.

Requirements

  • You will be an experienced Employment Paralegal, with an absolute minimum of one year's experience in a Solicitor's firm
  • You will have passed the Legal Practise Course
  • You will be ambitious with a view to a training contract in the next 6-18 months
  • Ability to work well under pressure, manage a varied workload and effectively manage your time
  • Strong interpersonal and client care skills with the ability to build strong, lasting relationships
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team


This opportunity will act as a springboard for an aspiring and experienced Employment Paralegal to join a driven, goal oriented and supportive team based in Woking, Surrey, to move their career to the next stage.

Apply now for immediate consideration or call me for a confidential discussion.