Date posted

31/10/2019

Location

Bromley

Salary

negotiable

Job Description

Newly Qualified Solicitor/Senior Paralegal
Housing Management Litigation
Bromley, Kent
Salary negotiable

 

My client are a solicitors based in Bromley. They are currently recruiting for a position within their housing department, which would suit either a Senior Paralegal with a wealth of experience within housing litigation or a newly qualified Solicitor with 1-2 years PQE. The appointment person will undertake fee-earning in housing management work and to provide a profitable contribution to the Department.

 

Main duties shall include:

  • To provide clients with a professional service, communicating effectively in keeping with firm’s client care standards.
  • To manage a busy caseload of housing management litigation matters.
  • To assist and deal with leasehold litigation as and when required.
  • To manage the support services for which you are responsible, including supervision of secretarial and junior staff.
  • To participate in marketing and networking activities whether on a firm-wide, departmental or office basis.
  • To maintain financial control of own ledgers with particular regard to cash flow control through collection of monies on account and billing procedures.
  • To meet monthly time recording and billing targets.
  • To assist in the implementation of the firm’s case management system.
  • To undertake any job specific training.
  • To ensure the confidentiality of the firm’s and client’s documentation and information.
  • To carry out any other duties that are within the employee’s skills and abilities whenever reasonably instructed.

 

The ideal candidate should have:

  • 1-2 years PQE in the provision of expert Housing management litigation or property litigation.
  • Confident communicator with good relationship building and client care skills.
  • Excellent IT skills.
  • Must have a flexible attitude to work and time.
  • Ability to prioritise caseload and re-schedule as required to meet deadlines.
  • Good communicator.
  • Ability to think ahead and use initiative.
  • Courteous to clients.
  • Team player.

Kirsty Cutts – Senior Recruitment Consultant

Telephone: 01322 293286

Email: kirsty@bridge-recruitment.co.uk

 

Contract

Full Time

Category

Legal Recruitment

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