Legal Secretary - Corporate

Position/Type:
Operations/Other
Level:
Other
Location:
North West & Yorkshire
Job Term:
Permanent
Salary Description:
£18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted:
19/04/2019
Recruiter:
Law Staff Legal Recruitment
Job Ref:
C04049681

Legal 200 practice seeks Corporate Legal Secretary on a permanent basis in South Yorkshire.

Joining the corporate team within the practice’s Sheffield office, the successful legal secretary will provide comprehensive support to fee earners and ensure excellent client service in line with the practice’s standards and procedures. Managing a varied and complex workload covering all aspects of administration, this position would suit an ambitious and talented individual seeking a new challenge.

Responsibilities

- Copy and audio typing
- Preparing bundles
- Diary management
- Liaising with clients in person and over the telephone
- Formatting and amending documentation
- Questioning inconsistencies in materials
- Generating monthly billing
- Collating information gathered from various websites
- Filing and photocopying
- Drafting non-legal correspondence
- Maintaining high levels of client service at all times

The Candidate

- Applications will be considered from legal secretaries with a minimum of one year’s experience gained within a similar position
- Possesses outstanding verbal and written communication skills across all levels
- Has a fast and accurate typing speed of at least 60 wpm
- Works well as part of a team but is equally confident working on their own initiative
- IT literate with particular expertise using Microsoft Office applications and ideally BigHand
- Be professional, personable and flexible
- Highly organised, able to prioritise their workload to meet tight deadlines

The Firm
Our client is a highly trusted and well-recognised Legal 200 and Lexcel accredited law firm with multiple offices and strong roots in the communities in which they are based. They cover a vast range of legal disciplines and are staffed with highly professional individuals. Extremely client focused, they offer incomparable advice and provide effective solutions within a demanding marketplace. They highly value their staff and offer encouragement to progress and work through challenges together to support your career.

Benefits

- Competitive salary
- Generous holiday allowance
- Contributory pension scheme
- Health care plan
- Modern and easily accessible offices
- Child care vouchers
- Opportunities for continued development

Legal Secretary - Corporate

For further details of this Corporate Legal Secretary vacancy, please contact Charlotte quoting reference C04049681.

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Closing Date:
17/05/2019

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