Our company is focused on changing how Albertans get divorced. We provide what we call the Constructive Divorce process, which helps couple communicate effectively, settle their finances fairly, and co-parent emotionally and mentally healthy children. We are mediators and paralegals who provide a 360-degree divorce service that ensures that the involvement of lawyers is not required.

We’re a growing company and are looking for amazing team members to join the ride. We are focused on two things: providing tremendous value for our clients, and creating an internal culture wherein team members are heard, valued, and supported in their own growth.

Location of the job is in SE Calgary.

 

Family Paralegal 

 

This is a full time permanent position with an average yearly salary between $50,000 and $65,000.

Commitment for at least one year is required. Longterm applicants only please.

 

You would be an excellent fit if you:

  • Feel fulfilled when you know you’ve helped someone
  • Are comfortable with technology and enjoy learning new programs and computer tools
  • Are highly organized and have excellent followthrough skills
  • Are punctual, positive, and have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Are self motivated and able to focus on tasks even when working alone
  • Are a great team player who has zero tolerance for drama
  • Are available between 9 and 5 on weekdays

 

Technical qualifications required for this position:

  • At least 5 years extensive experience in family law, specifically matrimonial property division
  • Vast and deep knowledge in divorce filing
  • Confidence and expertise in managing files independently and without the supervision of a lawyer
  • Excellent at writing and editing court material
  • Proficiency in Excel
  • Friendly and experienced in interacting with clients on the phone and in person
  • Self motivated and able to focus on tasks even when working alone
  • Able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and stay organized
  • Family mediation knowledge or experience is an asset

 

Job Duties:

  • Collect and organize clients’ financial disclosure
  • Analyze disclosure based on the Alberta Matrimonial Act and Child/Spousal Support Guidelines
  • Draft court documents such as affidavits, consent orders, and uncontested divorce applications
  • Assist in matrimonial property mediations
  • Meet with clients to collect information and commission documents
  • Assist with administrative and bookkeeping duties
  • Manage company phone and email
  • Other duties to assist the team and support the mediator and CEO

 

Applicants are required to:

  • Highlight the top three most relevant experiences or education you have that are relevant to this job opportunity on your resume

 

Send their resume and cover letter to info@trusted-services.ca with FAMILY PARALEGAL OPPORTUNITY in the subject

Successful candidates will be required to provide references once shortlisted.