Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Reference:BCR/JH/11088_1714043312
Location:Warwick, Warwickshire
Sector:
Type:Permanent

Legal Secretary – Court of Property Protection and Finance

£23,000 – £28,000

BCR/JH/11088

Warwick

Bell Cornwall is recruiting on behalf of our client for a dedicated and empathetic Legal Assistant to join the Court of Protection Property and Finance team. This team plays a crucial role in managing the affairs and making decisions on behalf of individuals who lack the capacity to do so for themselves. The ideal candidate will be someone who can handle complex and sensitive matters with compassion, accuracy, and efficiency.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the financial affairs of vulnerable individuals, such as bank accounts and property.
  • Liaising with client’s families, friends, social services, and care providers.
  • Managing utilities, household bills, and liabilities.
  • Completing tax returns, benefit reviews, and care funding reviews.
  • Preparing for care home visits and managing care-related correspondence.
  • Filing paperwork and ensuring compliance with Deputy Standards.
  • Supporting the managing fee earner with case management and court applications.

Key Criteria:
To be successful in this role, you should demonstrate the following:

  • Legal Skills:
    • Experience in legal administration and accounting is beneficial.
    • Ability to prepare routine correspondence, maintain electronic and paper records, and process client matter invoices.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite.
  • Personal Skills:
    • Strong communication, organisational, and team skills.
    • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
    • Ability to build rapport and maintain a positive attitude.
    • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
    • Flexibility, dependability, and the ability to take initiative.
  • Technical Knowledge:
    • Understanding of legal processes and documentation.
    • Prior experience working with vulnerable individuals is beneficial but not required.

Working with our client, you’ll be part of a growing team that makes a significant difference in the lives of vulnerable individuals. The workplace offers a supportive environment and opportunities for career growth and development. If you’re a conscientious and enthusiastic individual with a passion for helping others, Bell Cornwall Recruitment would love to hear from you. For more information on the other roles we have available, please get in touch or visit our website for further details.

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Job Information

Job Reference: BCR/JH/11088_1714043312
Salary:
Salary From: £23000
Salary To: £28000
Job Industries: Finance Jobs
Job Locations: Warwick, Warwickshire
Job Types: Permanent

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BELL CORNWALL RECRUITMENT

(For the purposes of recruiting for this vacancy Bell Cornwall Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency. Bell Cornwall Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all age groups)

PA/Executive Assistants, Secretarial, Reception, Administration, Marketing, IT, HR, Law, Finance, Customer Services, Sales