Legal Assistant Legal Graduate

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £20000 - 30000

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1365079

 Job Description

Legal Assistant, Law Graduates, Paralegals or Legal Executive roles- £19,000 - Belfast - Permanent or Flexi hours and project based work

Legal Assistants Law Graduates

Belfast

£19,000 pro rata

Your New Employer

HNH Human Capital are working with a Legal firm based in Belfast who are seeking to recruit Legal Assistants Law Graduates. 

You will gain invaluable commercial experience dealing with regulatory, financial and commercial litigation disputes for blue chip clients and some Ftse 100 companies.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on large, multi-jurisdictional litigation cases that will expand your legal skills, improve your team working ability and offer you a flexible, rewarding working arrangement to kick-start your legal career.

  • Permanent contracts are now available.
  • Full time hours Monday to Friday are guaranteed up until January 2019.

What your employer will do for you

You will be given the opportunity to work as part of an experienced team consisting of talented Legal Assistants and law graduates, solicitors and senior solicitors, who are motivated and capable of carrying out complex, deadline driven work to a very high standard. You will be assisted by experienced leaders in conducting thorough due diligence on corporate and commercial litigation matters that are highly confidential and sometimes complex in nature. This experience will broaden your commercial skillsets, provide you with increased confidence in dealing with complex matters and assist you in mapping out your future career path.

What qualities will Legal Assistants Law Graduates offer the employer

Candidates who tend to thrive in this role have the following qualities:

Strong academics – Law degree with a minimum of a 2:2 LLB or Post grad LLM, Diploma or equivalent legal qualification

A-levels of A’s and B’s preferably

Ideally 6 months experience working as a legal assistant or similar role (not essential)

Bright, enthusiastic, strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team

Flexibility with working hours and able to take up a permanent part time / full time contract

N.B All applicants to this position are required to pass a technical test prior to being invited for interviewing. You should be able to sit the test and start work within 2-4 weeks of applying ideally though candidates matching criteria that cannot do this may still be considered.

Your Reward

In addition to a market leading salary for Legal Assistants and law graduates, company benefits are offered ranging from dental care, Medicare, private health insurance and also an internal professional qualification support service to assist those candidates seeking to progress on to an LPC. The firm offers a culture that emphasises teamwork and support as well as encouraging a range of social committee activities and events.

Seizing the day!

If you meet the above criteria and think you have the necessary qualities to bring to this role, please forward your CV to our specialist consultant, Fionntán Gamble at fionntan @ hnhhumancapital .com You can also speak to Fionntán on 02890 316948 to obtain further info. If you think you have already applied for a similar role within the past 6 months, please get in touch to see what other roles we have that might suit you.