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Paralegal – Japanese Services - Ref: 18001

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Languages: Japanese
  • Categories: PA/Admin/Secretarial


Your New Job Title:    Paralegal – Japanese Services

Your New Salary:      £25,000 - £30,000 per annum

Status:                 Permanent /full time position – 35 hours per week

Location:              London, Zone 1

The Skills you'll need each day:   

Paralegal/ Legal Administrator/ Japanese/ PA/ Secretary/ Coordinator / Customer Support

Who you'll be working for:

City based law firm is looking for a Japanese speaking Paralegal who can join their Japan Desk.

To provide legal & communication support to Japanese corporate clients using Japanese language skill.

If the individual is successful with this role, there is the possibility of obtaining a trainee contract.

What you'll be doing each day:

  • Provide full customer support for company services
  • Coordinate communications internally and externally for Japan desk
  • Maintain clients’ files
  • Maintain Japanese client data bases
  • Organize marketing and logistics for Japanese seminars and events
  • Translate various documents (English/Japanese) as required

The skills you need to succeed:

  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Japanese, and educated to degree level or equivalent.
  • Paralegal or relevant administrative experience is essential.
  • Experience of working for/with international companies or legal practices will be an advantage.
  • Law degree or legal qualification (alternatively, LPC either completed or on the course)
  • A proven ability to liaise and communicate confidently with corporate clients
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Ability to organize events and work under pressure
  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with other staff
  • ability to communicate fluently in both English and Japanese, both written and orally
  • High level of computer literacy in Microsoft, Excel, Word and Power-Point