A prestigious UK Law Firm is looking to hire a new Immigration Assistant to join the firm on a permanent basis, to offer administrative support for Business, Corporate and Private Wealth Immigration matters, focusing on UK, Nort American and Asian based Corporate clients. Working closely with the Private Wealth group, the role will also provide immigration services to high net worth clients and their families. A salary of up to £25,000 is on offer, in addition to working a 3 / 2 day office / homeworking split.
Responsibilities for the successful Immigration Assistant include assisting with the administration of employer applications and management, Investors and entrepreneurs, UK ancestry applications, audit, prevention of illegal working and immigration compliance, advising on right to work and illegal employment, immigration issues on and corporate transactions and insolvency, indefinite leave to remain and nationality applications, family applications, including visa applications by family members of British/settled citizens, EEA-related applications and advising on EU issues, general advice on recruitment options and strategy, working with other fee earners in the group to advise on employment law issues arising from changes in an employee’s immigration status.
Candidates must have some strong administrative experience, either within an immigration team, or wanting to move into a immigration team as the role has scope to grow into an advisor. A salary of up to £25,000 is on offer plus excellent benefits and agile working.