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Legal Document Assistant - 4 to 8 hours per week

Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: Up to £9.39 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12 months
REF: 669999774444_1522331719
Contact Name: Zivile Asanaviciute
Contact Email: cv@projectrecruit.com
Job Published: 22 days ago

Job Description

Our client, a global leader in the finance industry, is seeking a recent law graduate or current student looking to secure part time work to assist with handling and organising legal documents. The position is detail-oriented and at times will be repetitive, however involves working in a complex and exciting environment. This would be an ideal opportunity for a goal-oriented individual who is looking for an opportunity within a major organisation to demonstrate their motivation to build a long-term career, and develop their skills particularly related to law and tech.

The position is part-time, working 4 - 8 hours per week, with an immediate start and is expected to last for 6 -12 months.

Main responsibilities

  • Assisting with the integration and maintenance of various legal data on the internal software product
  • Assisting with manual legal data processing, including case name, parties' information etc
  • Visiting court to liaise with court staff, collect data and documents
  • Converting physical documents to electronic copies

Skills required

  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of the UK & European Legal System is essential
  • Effective researching skills in order to validate accuracy of data from the source
  • Good team player, ability to work within a small team
  • Excellent and effective communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, flexible of shifting priorities
  • Can-do attitude, ability to work independently
  • Good time keeping skills and ability to take ownership