New and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal. The ideal candidate will have previous similar experience.  You will be required to deliver assistance and support together with a flexible and positive approach to working in a busy and demanding growing firm.

At Backhouse Solicitors we take great pride in a fantastic team of people who work together to look after our clients and make this a great place to work.  For that reason, we only employ people who share our core values of great service, teamwork, and value for money.   We pride ourselves on our high standard of customer care and client service and it is vital that you are committed to maintaining this high standard.

About You

  • You take an active interest and obtain a thorough understanding of client requirements
  • Experience supporting more than one Fee Earner
  • Confident, clear and articulate communication skills both orally and in writing
  • Well presented, appropriate to a professional business environment
  • Pleasant telephone manner speaks clearly and fluently
  • Ability to work in a planned and organised way with the ability to multitask
  • Monitors and maintains quality and productivity
  • Excellent IT Skills
  • Experience of using a case management system preferred but not essential
  • You gain job satisfaction from providing the highest level of client service
  • You are a team player and communicate well with clients and peers
  • Confident in dealing with a wide range of clients
  • You take pride in doing a great job

About the Role

  • Assisting fee earners and taking on some fee-earning
  • Producing documents using the case management system
  • Liaising with clients over the telephone and in person
  • Preparing bundles

Hours

Monday – Friday 9am – 5.30pm

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension scheme
  • Professional training and personal development courses as needed to grow as an expert
  • Expenses paid for Networking and Corporate events
  • Friendly working environment
  • Team lunches
  • Discounted parking with Q-Park
  • Always an unhealthy amount of cake in the office kitchen

Does this sound like the perfect role?

If so, send your CV and covering letter to HR@backhouse-solicitors.co.uk