Legal Administrator

Overview


SaccoMann have been instructed on an excellent opportunity for a Legal Administrator to join a reputable law firm based in their Sheffield offices.

This role would suit a Legal Administrator with previous accounts experience from a similar department, although accounts experience is not essential to be considered.



The client


Our client is a well-respected law firm with offices in both central Sheffield and Leeds.

Although they are a solid local Yorkshire law firm, they have built an excellent national reputation through their charitable work and recent period of positive changes including brand new offices and excellent training programmes to build the careers of each individual.



Benefits



  • Exposure to high quality and niche work

  • Agile working

  • Competitive salary

  • Private medical insurance

  • Generous annual leave entitlement

  • An active social committee with regular events

  • Travel ticket loans


The role



  • Joining the Trust Administration and Court of Protection team, you will be responsible for providing full support and assistance to the Paralegals to help them manage their caseloads

  • Working alongside the fee earners on the team on various tasks regarding administration of clients

  • Reviewing bank statements and other payments to resolve any outstanding payments

  • Organising meetings and appointments for members of your team with third party solicitors and professionals as well as clients

  • Maintaining the firm's case management system and updating it where appropriate

  • Reviewing files to ensure high levels of client care and support are upheld


The ideal candidate



  • Ideally, you will be a legal administrator with previous accounts experience from a Trust Administration background, although this is not essential

  • As you will be communicating with vulnerable clients and their families, you will be a personable individual and an excellent communicator


How to apply


If you are interested in hearing more about this role, or you wish to apply to it, please contact Chloe Smith at SaccoMann on 0113 467 9783 or ask to speak to another member of the Chartered Legal Executive and Paralegal division.




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