Chess are currently recruiting of an experience Legal Assistant and / or Paralegal to join its Legal Department based in Alderley Edge, Cheshire.
Reporting to the Head of Legal you will be taking responsibility for a caseload of Small and Fast Track Claims which are at various stages of the litigation and enforcement process.
The Legal Department assists the business in respect of its legal needs which are varied and extensive. The team is central to the business and advise at every level from the Board to members of Chess’ customer facing teams.
The Legal Department is the back stop of the business in terms of recovering monies, but they can be involved at all stages to avoid disputes arising and to facilitate early dispute resolution.
It also provides assistance on commercial and acquisition matters.
In Top 100 Best Companies to Work For, for 10 years
Chess are one of the UK’s leading Voice, Connect, Cloud, Cybersecurity and Digital solution providers, helping over 30,000 businesses grow through innovative technology and expert advice.
Not only do we pride ourselves on our award-winning service, we are also extremely proud to have been placed in The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For’ for 10 consecutive years.
a GREAT place to work, a GREAT place to be a customer Duties to include but not restricted to :
Skills & Qualities you will need to demonstrate :
Preferred Skills :
Package Details :
Basic salary : Up to £24,000 depending on experience
Benefits include : Pension, Health Care, Life Assurance and Loyalty Scheme, Company Online Benefits where you can save money on almost all of your lifestyle expenses from buying a car to eating out in a restaurant.
In addition, we offer free food each day for breakfast club (and lunch at certain sites) and we have wellbeing social clubs with the options to do things such as Yoga, Running, walking.
Hours : 37½ hours per week Monday to Friday, normal office hours apply.
Holiday Allowance : 20 days paid holiday p.a. increased upon anniversaries, ultimately to 24 days p.a., plus public holidays