Legal Assistant – Employment

We are seeking a full-time legal assistant to join our friendly and supportive employment team based in Cardiff.


Closing date: 30th September 2022
Location: Cardiff
Salary: Competitive, depending on experience
Job type: Full time
Job Description: In this role you will be assisting fee-earners with the daily management of their employment law files. We would envisage the role being full time but would consider applicants wishing to work part-time to accommodate ongoing legal studies.

The main responsibilities of the role include:

  • File management including the opening and closing of files
  • Assisting fee-earners with their time recording
  • Undertaking AML checks for new clients
  • Taking incoming calls, accurately relaying messages and making calls when required
  • Drafting and formatting documents with fee earner guidance
  • Preparing bundles in readiness for tribunal hearings
  • Assisting with the billing process
  • General administrative tasks
  • Applicant Criteria

Required skills and experience:

  • Experience of working in a professional legal environment, ideally in a similar role
  • Exceptional communication and customer service skills
  • Organised and methodical approach with good attention to detail
  • Be a team player.
  • Salary and Benefits

As an Employment Legal Assistant, you will receive:

  • A competitive salary
  • 22 days annual leave (increasing to a maximum of 28 days)
  • Christmas shutdown period and public bank holidays
  • Eye Care
  • Career Progression Opportunities

How to Apply:

To apply for the role please send your CV together with a covering email to Jane Emery, Practice Manager

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