Legal Secretary

Recruiter
Imperial Professionals
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client a leading North East based Legal Practise requires an experienced Legal Secretary to join their expanding business.

The law firm that I am working with has experienced unprecedent growth and is regarded as one of the top law firms here in the North East.

I am looking for secretaries that have experience in any of the following;

  • Employment law
  • Private Client (Wills and probates)

Duties will include:

  • Typing - both word processing and audio typing
  • Answering calls and taking messages
  • Management of 2 Fee Earners diaries including arranging meetings and appointments and updating central diary systems
  • Filing and maintenance of filing systems
  • Photocopying & Faxing documents
  • Dealing with routine case matters in the Fee Earners absence
  • Provision of relief reception duties in the event of holiday or sickness as required. (shared with other secretarial and support staff)
  • Provision of holiday cover to other members of the office if appropriate
  • Assistance with other administrative duties that may arise from time to time

Requirements:

  • Previous experience working in a legal practise and ideally from one of the above disciplines.
  • Good strong office administration skills
  • Organised and have the ability to take on new challenges.

Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum

Location: Newcastle

Hours: Office hours Monday to Friday

For more information on this opportunity please contact Imperials Commercial recruitment team.