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Debt Recovery Legal Officer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £18 - £22 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Alexis Aarons

  • Email:


  • Reference:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


A popular and well-regarded London borough are looking for a Debt Recovery Legal Officer to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity. Initially a locum role, 3 to 6 months, with the potential to extend further.

The Debt Recovery Legal Officer will be expected to:

  • Recovering debt for Private Sector Housing department
  • Support lawyers and senior lawyers in the provision of legal advice and expertise to the Council, Members and Officers, including:
    • Drafting court pleadings, statements and correspondence
    • Attendance at court with counsel as required
  • To provide advice on legal matters

The successful Debt Recovery Legal Officer will receive in return the following benefits:

  • 1-2 days working from home
  • Nearby public transport links
  • Modern offices
  • Supportive and friendly team

The borough are looking for a legal qualification up to degree level or relevant equivalent work experience.

A Legal Officer with experience in civil litigation, ideally debt recovery in the County Court, and or, the High Court, although this is not essential. Those with relevant transferable skills will be strongly considered.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Alexis Aarons in our Manchester office for a confidential chat.

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