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Ref no:
REN07805
Published:
16/9/2022
Closes:
30/9/2022
Location:
Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street, Paisley, PA1 1UJ
Salary:
£40,916 - £44,091 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

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Working within Legal and Democratic Services you will be part of our Litigation and Advice team.

 

 

You will undertake litigation, advocacy and advisory work in connection with all the Council’s functions or on behalf of any other body for which the Council provides legal advice.

 

 

You must hold a current Practising Certificate, be able to carry out a range of tasks within a broad litigation based remit and manage a demanding workload with minimum supervision. It is also essential that you have effective interpersonal, communication and report writing skills, together with the ability to work as part of a team.

 

 

Experience of undertaking debt recovery work will be particularly beneficial. Experience in other areas of Litigation will also be advantageous, such as: Education, Employment, Housing and Social Work.

 

 

Post qualifying experience, effective IT skills, experience of supervision of administrative/paralegal staff and a willingness to be involved in designing and delivering training for client services is also desirable.

 

 

If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check, the level of check will be determined by the duties of the post. If you would like further information in relation to the Disclosure Scotland checks, please visit www.disclosurescotland.co.uk.

 

 

For an informal discussion about the role contact Nairn Young on 07483 390908 or email nairn.young@renfrewshire.gov.uk.