Job Description:Job Title: Legal Secretary
Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Hours: Monday Friday 9am-5:30pm
My client, an established business, is seeking an experience Legal Secretary to join their growing team. The ideal candidate will be experienced within the legal sector. The role will be predominantly assisting the solicitors with various duties.
This is certainly an employee focused business, with a high regard for their staff. With a low turnover in staffing, the ideal candidate will be looking for a long term position in a friendly company.
•Preparation, checking and proof reading of correspondence under the supervision of a fee earner
•Type and complete legal forms, setting up documents from a precedent, and complete routine searches
•Taking telephone calls when a fee earner is engaged or absent and taking accurate messages
•Diary management for fee earners and arranging appointments via Outlook
•Monitoring deadlines in respect of client affairs and notifying the relevant fee earner
•Maintaining client files
•General and routine office duties, such as photocopying and filing, both electronically and physically
•To be trained on reception cover as and when required
Ideal candidate will have:
•Legal Secretary experience long-term
•Relevant experience and excellent computer skills, particularly using Microsoft Office, document management and legal document production software
•Excellent organisational ability and with a strong eye for detail
•Strong interpersonal skills and used to working as part of a team
•The ability to deliver excellent client service
If you think this fantastic opportunity is the right one for you, please apply by sending your CV along with current salary and notice period to email@example.com today! If you think this would suit someone you may know, put them in touch with us and we will be happy to consider them!
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