Paralegal Jobs

Do you have the knowledge, professionalism and skill to support key legal professionals? Paralegals thrive on the fast-paced environment of law-related organisations - with attention to detail an essential trait. Paralegal professionals can work across a multitude of legal environments, but usually specialise in one key area.

Due to the sensitive nature of legal documentation, integrity must be at the core of individuals in Paralegal positions. Communication skills should be second to none, as is the ability to liaise with a variety of individuals - including legal professionals, police officers and the public.

Paralegals typically have the following skills:

  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Strong research skills with the ability to evaluate information
  • Validating/Investigating key information for lawyers
  • Excellent organisation and administration skills
  • Knowledge/experience in relevant areas of law practice
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

Though not necessary for some positions, formal training may be required or provided by employers in order to improve efficiency and knowledge.

A working week for a paralegal usually follows typical office opening hours. However, paralegals working within particular industries - such as criminal law or police services - may be required to work extra hours or be ‘on call.'

Paralegals can expect annual salaries to fall within £16,000 to £25,000 - depending on experience and sector. Please browse our below paralegal job openings.

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Job Listings

  1. Paralegal

    Location: Dunfermline

    Salary: £25000 to £28000 p/a

    Category: Paralegal/legal executive

    Stafffinders are delighted to be working alongside a long standing client on an exciting Paralegal position. Our client are one of the leading names within the property business and are looking to add an enthusiastic and experienced Paralegal to their existing team. The business has a reputation for staff retention ...

  2. Legal Secretary

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £11.00 p/h

    Category: Legal Secretary

    Stafffinders have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Legal Secretary to join our client based in Glasgow.
    This is an on-going temporary position with the possibility of becoming a permanent post for the right candidate.
    - Hours of work 9am-5pm
    - £9 - £11 ph DOE
    Duties include;

    Audio Typing
    Conveyancing
    Processing legal ...

  3. Legal Secretary (Private Client)

    Location: Ayr

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Legal Secretary

    Stafffinders are looking for an experienced Legal Secretary for our well-established client in South Ayrshire. This successful candidate will have Private Client experience.

    Able to generate fees following predetermined targets
    Good drafting and writing skills as well as possessing an excellent ability to communicate
    Strong client care, IT and business ...

  4. Legal Secretary

    Location: Ayr

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Legal Secretary

    Stafffinders are looking for an experienced Legal Secretary for our well-established client in South Ayrshire. This successful candidate will have Private Client experience.

    Digital dictation (audio typing), including preparing and amending documents.
    Experience with Lasting Powers of Attorney, Assents, Estate Accounts, Wills & Probate Applications.
    Assisting with general enquiries via telephone ...

  5. Legal Secretary

    Location: Ayr

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Legal Secretary

     
     
    Stafffinders are looking for a Legal Secretary with experience working within a Conveyancing department to join our client’s well-established business in South Ayrshire.
     
    This is a permanent position that offers you the luxury of a competitive salary based on experience.
     
    This is a key role within the business providing ...

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