Legal Secretary - Corporate / Planning law
An impressive West End law firm seeks an experienced and confident Legal Secretary to join their well-regarded team, on a temp-to-perm basis.
You'll be supporting busy partners working in Corporate and Planning law with a varied and interesting workload and your responsibilities will include:
- Drafting and formatting lengthy documents, reports, agreements and correspondence in Microsoft Word, and putting together Excel spreadsheets;
- Diary management and arranging any travel etc for fee-earners;
- Client liaison, being a friendly and positive client point of contact, and accurately keeping contact details;
- Record-keeping, digital dictation, opening and closing files, assistance with client billing, filing and archiving etc.
You'll have recent legal secretarial experience in corporate or planning law, a fast typing speed (above 65wpm) and solid IT skills. You'll also have very good written and verbal communication skills.
This firm is a very well respected midsize firm, they have an excellent reputation and friendly and supportive working atmosphere, and are offering a competitive package with solid benefits.
Candidates are encouraged to apply promptly as short-listing for this exciting opportunity will begin immediately.
Verity Appointments prides itself on providing an excellent service to candidates and clients, however competition will be high for this role, and we may not be able to contact everyone individually. If you have not been contacted within five working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion, but we hope that you will apply for any other positions that interest you in the future.