Mandarin Speaking Paralegal

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  • Salary : To £28,000 + Benefits

Leading London law firm is looking to hire a new Residential Property Development Paralegal who is fluent in both Mandaring and English to join on an initial 12-month Fixed Term Contract.  Fluent Mandarin language skills are essential and any previous Property paralegal experience would be a bonus, however previous paralegal/document review experience is a must.  Duties will include liaising with clients, broker, mortgage companies and agents, creating and maintaining spreadsheets, completion and financial statements etc., monitoring client account monies for exchanges and completions, maintaining precedent letters and documents within a Case Management system, photocopying; binding; engrossing; faxing; typing; billing; archiving; filing; telephone calls, conducting research and communicate findings to partners and other Fee Earners within the department, attending seminars/in-house training courses in order to keep abreast of industry knowledge and legal updates, track projects, tasks, assignments and reports to ensure they are running within set timescales, work to set timescales and deadlines, ensuring the clients’ needs and expectations are met and managed at all times, maintaining accurate data using President in relation to client matters, Client Care, Legal Administration, liaising with clients in person, by telephone and in writing, offering clear and concise information and prepare and draft legal documentation for sign off by the Partners or other Fee Earners within the team.  Standard hours are 9:30am to 5:30pm with offices based in Mayfair however for the time-being this role is working remotely/from home however applicants will need to be prepared to travel to the office should this be required.  Salary is between £22-28,000 dependent upon experience.