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Central Government Paralegal

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £116 - £143 per day + Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Consultant:

    Lauren Stott

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

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Central Government Paralegal

Locum Contract - Full time

£116-£143 per day

London, Hybrid-Working

A Central Government Paralegal is required to join a unique, Central Government team to provide high quality and cost effective Paralegal services. My client is looking for an enthusiastic Paralegal to join their Government team on an initial 3 month contract with the potential for extensions.

As a Government Paralegal, you will be tasked with working on the Government's constitutional reform agenda.

Key Responsibilities of a Central Government Paralegal

  • Work with a range of Lawyers and Analysts in behalf of Government reform.
  • Contribute to the development of policy on Human Rights reform.
  • Delivery of legislation.
  • Understanding, analysing and providing advice on complex problems
  • Applying research techniques to policy issues
  • Preparing briefing papers or similar focused publications
  • Providing support in implementing the priorities of the current government

Required Skills and experience of the Central Government Paralegal

  • The capability to work in a high-priority and fast moving environment
  • Practical or Academic experience in Public Law in England and Wales, Scotland, or Northern Ireland is essential
  • Knowledge of the functioning of the Human Rights Act 1998 and/or the European Convention on Human Rights is desirable.
  • Higher Executive Officer or Senior Executive Officer experience is desirable

What is on offer for the Central Government Paralegal?

  • £30,000 - £37,000 Annual Equivalent
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Central London Location
  • Access to Unique Government Work

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established Central Government team that prides itself in the first-class service it offers to clients. Our client also offers the potential extension of your 3 month contract as a Central Government Paralegal.

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Central Government Paralegal role, please apply now, or contact Lauren Stott at Sellick Partnership.

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