Chester £18,000 – £24,000
If you’re a paralegal looking to join a firm that is known for rewarding and promoting their paralegals into trainee and fee earner positions, then this could be an ideal role for you. An ambitious family paralegal is required for a very well known firm based in the Chester office, due to continued success within this department the family team is expanding. Many of the current employees have progressed upwards from paralegal level due to the determination and high quality work and attitude displayed.You will be assisting a Senior Fee Earner with a variety of responsibilities and will handle a small caseload yourself of private family matters. The Family department cover the full spectrum of family law matters, there is a very strong flow of work and you may have the opportunity to assist with senior responsibilities.The successful candidate will have experience of working within a paralegal/assistant position, experience of Family law isn’t essential but would be advantageous. Experience with case management systems and Laserforms is desirable but not essential. You must be well organised, have excellent time management skills and have the ability to build strong working relationships. You should be able to use social media and have a proactive approach to networking.This position would be ideal for an ambitious individual to propel their career within a reputable firm and gain invaluable experience that could open doors within this firm. Salary upto £23k.Please contact Elle Heeley, Recruitment Consultant, to discuss this role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.Douglas Scott are legal recruitment experts and the UK’s leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our North West Commercial legal jobs with confidence. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.Please see our website, www.douglas-scott.co.uk, for more North West Commercial legal jobs.