CareerOISC Immigration consultant Level 1 Location: London, Croydon Salary: Negotiable
OISC Immigration consultant (Russian speaking)
Visa and Migration Ltd are a client oriented specialist visa and immigration consultancy, regulated by the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner. We cover all aspects of UK immigration, nationality and EU free movement law for individuals and corporate clients.
The company is rapidly expanding and as such we are looking for suitable candidates to join this fast growing team. Candidates will need to have strong interpersonal skills as the job is centred on communicating with clients and authorities. The ability to develop rapport quickly, and work independently are also necessary, along with a flair for generating ideas of how to promote our services. OISC accreditation and a general interest in law is preferable although not essential and a full training package will be provided.
Verify and prepare application documents on behalf of clients
Draft and translate related materials if necessary
Maintain and support the applications until the case is resolved
To provide excellent and professional customer service at all time
To keep up to date with changes in relevant legislation by attendance at external training and by private study and deliver to the compliance team
Deal with all the inquiries during the application process and keep clients updated at all times
Must work within strict timelines and communicate with authorities and the client consistently via email or telephone
Complete any other records in connection with casework in order to meet OISC requirements maintain statistics and update client files, using manual or computerised systems as appropriate and as required by department manager
Relevant work experience in UK immigration compliance role is preferred.
Must be motivated, energetic and able to work as a part of a team.
Must have strong communication and negotiation skills as the job is centred on communication with the client, colleagues and authorities.
Have an ability to deal with work pressures as and when they arise, along with the ability to prioritise a complex and sometimes heavy workload is essential.
Have good organisational skills, the ability to forward plan and comply with key dates, and must be able to work to strict deadlines.
You must be proficient in Microsoft Office and any other software related to Visa and Immigration casework.
Have a non-judgmental attitude, and be able to work with people from all levels. They must also be able to understand the boundaries which apply when working in a legal advice environment, and to understand the importance of providing a consistent service to clients.
Should you believe that you hold the relevant skills and experience required for this role, please apply by submitting your CV, and a short covering letter.
We offer a competitive salary package, which is dependent on experience and qualifications.
Immigration work experience Location: Croydon Salary: -
Immigration work experience
Our placement provides an opportunity to gain an insight into what it is like to work for an immigration company to put your study into practice.
During your work experience, you will gain experience of law in practice which can include the following:
- Typing letters
- Legal research
- File management
- Attending home office appointments
- Perusing documents
- Shadowing client’s meetings
- Administrative and clerical work
Other benefits may include:
- The opportunity to gain insight into the practice of law and awareness of skills and qualities
required to succeed as an immigration adviser
- Development of essential personal and professional skills including confidence, communication,
time management, team-working and problem solving
- Networking opportunities
- The chance to determine and test your career options
- It will provide you with an opportunity to obtain references which will support future job applications
- It is also valuable experience to include in a CV
The placement will be for a period of 6 months initially, with prospects of a permanent position based on performance. Reasonable travel expenses will be met by the company.
If you wish to apply then please email us your CV and a covering letter on firstname.lastname@example.org.