We are recruiting on behalf of a leading national law firm, looking for an experienced Paralegal to join their Fast Track International Personal Injury team, based in Birmingham. The team acts for a large number of individuals who have sustained injuries as a result of accidents abroad. If you thrive on being busy and can adapt well to new challenges, then you will receive all the training and support you’ll need to help you succeed in this highly rewarding role.
Our client is looking for somebody enthusiastic and committed, who can demonstrate that they enjoy working in a busy environment, take a flexible approach to work, is able to use their own initiative and have the drive and ambition to develop their skills.
Your client care and communication skills will need to be exceptional, and you will have excellent time management with the ability to multi-task and keep to deadlines, and experience in a comparable position working towards fee earning targets. This position needs a motivated individual with intelligence, ambition, lateral thinking and sound judgment.
Due to the nature of the Personal Injury work, to apply for this role you must have proven experience and knowledge within Personal Injury. Candidates should be educated to at least A-level standard with possibly ILEX qualifications and have previous experience within a similar role as a Paralegal.
You should also bring with you a proven background in a similarly demanding support or administration role. You must be IT literate and attentive to detail, with proven expertise in client care.
Our client offers an excellent benefits package in addition to your competitive basic salary, including a contributory pension scheme, critical illness cover, health cash plan, death in service, discounted legal services, 25 days’ holiday (increasing with length of service), discounted online shopping, season ticket loans, and childcare vouchers.