Legal Case Handler | Radlett | £16k-£18k
We're recruiting for a Legal Case Handler to join a well-established, successful law firm, based in Radlett!
Our client, experts in their field, are a modern and innovative legal firm. They believe firmly in developing their staff and recognising their achievements. You will be joining a warm, friendly and social team environment. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to start a career within the legal sector, with excellent training provided and the potential to eventually secure a training contract!
The company are looking for someone with good computer and communication skills who is interested in the legal world. The successful candidate will be working within the residential property sector, supporting conveyancers with all client file requirements, and providing general administrative assistance to the team.
Preparing, processing and managing client files under the lawyer’s instructions, including legal research, drafting letters, preparing planning applications and appeal forms
Assisting conveyancers with documentation for all residential matters
Liaising with clients via telephone or email as and when required, including managing outgoing post - providing a courteous and efficient service at all times
Answering the telephone and meeting clients who may call into the office without an appointment, answering queries and taking messages as appropriate
Maintaining the conveyancer’s diary and making appointments, including organising internal and external meetings and booking meeting rooms and refreshments as required
General offices duties including maintaining a tidy and well-organised office environment, working as part of a team, assisting with secretarial and telephone cover as required
What the employer is looking for:
Ideally educated to degree level in law
Experience within an administrative-based role
Articulate with good written and verbal communication skills
Good problem-solving abilities
Fast and accurate keyboard skills – ideally 50 wpm minimum
Ability to multi-task, organise, prioritise and plan
Ability to work calmly under pressure
Confident with the ability to develop relationships with all levels of management
Ability to follow instructions given
What’s in it for you?
Salary £16k-£18k depending on experience
23 days holiday (plus 2 additional for Christmas period), pension contribution, discretionary bonus
Fantastic training and progression opportunities!
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5.15pm