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Manager Legal

Location:
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Salary:
15000
Posted:
June 20, 2018

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Arshlar Sinah Nkuna

Address: **** ********* ******

Zone 1

Meadowlands

1852

Mobile: 074*******/071*******

Email: ac5x3x@r.postjobfree.com

Professional profile

I have completed a National certificate of competence in paralegal practice at Boston City Campus and Business College together with a certificate of Conveyancing Practice and Finances at the South African law school.

I am a dedicated, ambitious, goal-driven and multi-skilled Professional and a young lady who wants to achieve success and stability in a working environment. I always ensure that I execute the tasks assigned to me; I am a fast learner as well as adjust easily to alternating circumstances. I am a creative and interactive person, which describe my leadership and team working capabilities. I am eager to learn new things and I have good communication skills and I am able to perform well within a team.

During my studies, I developed a broad set of transferable skills, including how to be driven, how to pay attention to detail and how to treat people with respect as well as having great integrity – skills I now apply on a daily basis.

Career Objective

To get a position where I can utilise skills at an ambitious company like yours. I am also keen to achieve further professional development to enhance my skills and abilities. Organize all interventions and to make sure I make each and every person’s life easier by coordinating the day to day functions of the team, this will help with the efficiency of the team as most duties are handled by me and all is under control.

Personal details

Health : Excellent; non-smoker

Gender : Female

Ethnicity : Black African

Home Language : Xitsonga

Identity Number : 931**********

Driver’s License : Code 08

Nationality : South African

Criminal Record : None

Marital status : Single

Current status : Employed and registered for (administration of estate course )

Reasons for leaving : To advance my career and get a position that allows me to grow as a

Person and an employee.

Own transport : Yes

Relocation : Yes

Notice Period : 1 full calendar month

Salary expectations : Market related

Language

Xitsonga

English

Tshivenda

Zulu

Sesotho

Setswana

Speak

Good

Good

Fair

Good

Good

Good

Read

Good

Good

Fair

Good

Fair

Fair

Write

Good

Good

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

Strengths:

Attentive

Good Communication Skills

Trustworthy

Thoughtful

Enthusiastic

Responsible

Disciplined

Weakness:

Understated status

Career summary

2015– Currently

Paralegal - at Clientele legal, Rivonia

Employment date –19 January 2015 till date

Key Accountabilities

Receiving instructions from telephonically or consulting.

Providing Legal Advice in respect of Labour, Divorce, Criminal, Consumer Protection Act, Insurance, and National Credit Act.

Drafting of Legal Documents including but not limited to Commercial and Residential Lease Agreements, Acknowledgement of Debt, Employment Contracts, Divorce Settlement Agreements and Wills.

Managing Legal Advisors daily diaries.

Taking instructions from Legal Advisors in following up with third parties and provide feedback to clients.

Handle legal administration.

2014 January -2015 January

Receptionist and Paralegal volunteer- at Legal Aid South Africa (Soweto)

Reason for leaving –was volunteering

Key Accountabilities

Providing support the office with services to identify people who qualify for legal assistance.

Identify and solve matters that are not of a litigious nature.

Identify cases of a litigious nature and hand over to legal practitioners.

Handle legal administration.

Keep the client database up to date.

Conduct interviews with people applying for legal assistance.

Making appointments for clients

Conduct a proper filing cabinet

Requisitioning

Capturing of declined and approved matters

Accurate taking and conveying of messages to right people at the

relevant time

Education and qualifications

2012 Matric (Grade 12)

(Altmont Technical School )

Subjects –English, Business studies, Mathematical literacy, Life science, Xitsonga and Geography

2013 National Certificate of Competence of Paralegal Practice

(Boston City Campus and Business College)

2017 Conveyancing Practice And Finances

(South African Law School)

Key areas of expertise

Administration

Team work and Self-Management

Time management

Training and Development activities

Able to deal with highly confidential matters professionally & discreetly.

Key technical skills/programmes

Adobe Acrobat

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Outlook

Key technical Competencies

Good teamwork skills

Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and computer literate

Strong presentation and negotiation skills

Strong communications skills

Good interpersonal and leadership skills

Good general knowledge

Achievements

Received a compliment together with my supervisor for assisting the client in a professional and caring manner .

When my supervisors are not available I am considered to handle their duties

Have been nominated to be a member of the employment equity committee and aslo have a certificate concerning the EE .

References

Mr Nanzelelo Ndaba

Supervisor

Clientele legal

011-***-****/073-***-****

Mr Joseph Moyo

HR Manager

Legal Aid South Africa (Soweto Justice Centre)

011-***-**** /071*******



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