SAR’s Paralegal

LAW Absolute is working with a local authority based in London who are seeking a Subject Access Request (SARs) Paralegal for an initial period of three months.

The successful paralegal will be required to undertake the following duties:

  • Assist in supporting the SAR’s team.
  • Review files relating to a SAR and ensure the documents are redacted for confidential and privileged information.
  • Draft legal correspondence and assist with legal enquiries.
  • Prepare SAR response bundles in accordance with the DPA 2018
  • Conduct relevancy reviews, pre-reads, and complete due diligence documentation.

Previous data protection experience would be highly advantageous.

The candidate will be required to attend the office 5 days per week for the first week for training. Thereafter, you will need to attend once per fortnight.

Due to the urgent nature of the role, we are seeking candidates available on no more than two weeks’ notice. Previous local government experience is highly advantageous. Paralegal experience is essential.

To register an interest in the role, please send an updated CV to


Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

Apply now

Get in touch

Zoe Alex

Zoe Alex

Managing Director and Local Government