Wills & Probate Executive/Paralegal

Recruiter
Endurance Recruitment
Location
Nuneaton
Salary
£19,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

A very established and growing law firm are looking for a Wills and Probate Executive/ Paralegal to join their Private Client Department on a fixed term contract for 9-12 month.

Key Responsibilities

  • Attending clients and taking instructions
  • Preparation of wills
  • Tax planning, referring to Line Manager as necessary
  • Preparation of Power of Attorneys
  • Simple probates under supervision of Line Manager
  • Carry out own typing as necessary
  • Maintenance of files and preparation of full attendance notes
  • Preparation of bills
  • Responsibility for storage of wills and maintenance of database
  • Assistance with Departmental Marketing Initiatives

Knowledge and Experience

  • The ideal candidate will have knowledge of wills, powers of attorney and estate administration
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Windows, Word, Outlook and Excel and good keyboard skills
  • Driving licence and use of own vehicle essential

Salary £19-£20,000