6 months ago
A vacancy has arisen in our Wellington office for a full-time legal assistant to join the PTT team supporting a Legal Advisor who specialises in the administration of Trusts. The preference is for someone with a strong educational background, preferably degree level, and whilst not essential some experience in the relevant area of work would be advantageous.
Job responsibilities will include:
* Undertaking the administration of a caseload of straightforward Trusts
* Liaising with Trustee clients (including Partner Trustees), beneficiaries and external organisations
* Dealing with the drafting of Deeds of Appointment and Retirement and preparation of minutes
* Assisting with the registration of Trusts and Estates with HMRC and the prompt filing of Tax returns
A strong team player, you will demonstrate the ability to work flexibly whilst prioritising a busy workload. The successful candidate will have a professional and confident manner and possess strong interpersonal and communication skills. IT literacy and numeracy is essential as is a pro-active ‘can-do’ attitude.
This is a good opportunity to join a busy and reputable team with a view to developing your own caseload.
please apply via the link below.