Legal Secretary

Recruiter
Parmar Staffing
Location
Uckfield, East Sussex
Salary
£19000 - £22000/annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Legal Secretary – Uckfield

We are currently recruiting for a legal secretary for a corporate law department to work for a law firm located in Uckfield, East Sussex. The ideal candidate will have at least three years experience in a similar role within a law practice. The client will consider candidates from other areas of law.

Role responsibilities include:

To attend to clients both on the telephone and in person, ensuring messages are passed on without unnecessary delay. 

To ensure that the firm's file management procedures are accurately carried out, including filing of all correspondence, attendance notes and time records
To set up new files accurately and speedily on instructions from fee-earner and in accordance with the firm’s file management procedures 

To make travel arrangements or any other personal arrangements for fee earners as and when required

This role requires all or many of the following attributes:

Good knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Outlook for diary management 

Fast and accurate audio typing speed 

Excellent written communication skills 

Experience in using case management systems/databases for client management 


You will have at least three years experience.

Salary and Benefits:

The basic salary for this full time role is £19,000 to £25,000, dependent on experience

Benefits to include 33 days holiday to include bank holidays
Pension, Childcare Vouchers, Legal Advise