Legal Secretary

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Harrogate
Salary
£10 - £11/hour
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Mt client a leading UK law firm are currently looking for a temporary legal secretary to join the business acting as maternity cover.

The role of Legal Secretary is a key strategic role working as an integral part of the administration team, the Legal Secretary provides a high level of administrative support for lawyers.

Main Role to include:
Dealing and liaising with enquiries from clients
Arranging appointments using diary management system
Preparing letters and court documents
Delivering and collecting documents
Copying, scanning and faxing, including preparation of bundles
Filing and other general administration work
Preparing all relevant paperwork for the accounts department
Any other tasks commensurate with the role

Skills, interests and qualities
excellent audio-typing skills - 60WPM
knowledge of law and legal procedures would be beneficial but not essential excellent written and verbal communication skills
computer literacy
a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
discretion, for dealing with confidential information
the ability to work to deadlines
the ability to work well as part of a team and also on your own

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