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Legal Assistant

  • Location

    Derbyshire, England

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    £12.50 - £13.13 per hour

  • Job ref:

    5103421_1562319555

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Duration:

    2 Months

  • Start date:

    19-07-2015

  • Expiry date:

    04-08-2019

Our client is seeking a Legal Assistant on an initial 2 month contract with the possibility of an extension.

Working Hours:

37 Hours per week

Monday - Friday

Pay Rate:

£12.50 p/h

Job Purpose;

To provide a legal support service.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the provision of legal advice and assistance in respect of the law relating to the Authority.
  • Give information to departments and members of the public on matters relating to specific are of concern.
  • Collate evidence and prepare findings on allocated cases.
  • Research information and prepare draft documentation.
  • Prepare draft committee reports and legal orders as required.
  • Attend Public Inquires as need to provide support.
  • Monitor debtor accounts and ensure accuracy of information.
  • Negotiate and agree settlements with debtors as delegated.
  • Provide administrative support in delivery of legal services within a defined area of activity.

Skills and Experience:

Good customer liaison and communications skills.

Flexible approach to working.

Ability to organise own load within team.

4 GCSE's (including English) at Grade C or above or equivalent.

For this role you will need the following:

- 2 Years written Referencing (All gaps verified).

- You are eligable to work in the UK.

- Last 2 employers names.

- A suitable NI Number.

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