Legal Secretary

Expiring today

Recruiter
Travail Employment Group
Location
Huddersfield
Salary
£9.50/hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Legal Secretary (Personal Injury) - Huddersfield
Temp to Perm
£9.50 per hour

THE CLIENT:

Our highly reputable legal client is looking for a Legal Secretary to undertake a temp to perm position in Huddersfield town centre. You will need to have experience within clinical negligence and personal injury.

THE JOB:

Within the role of Legal Secretary your duties will include:

To prepare correspondence and documents.
Administration of client files, which will include daily filing and the opening, closing, storage and retrieval of files.
Endeavor to resolve client and third party queries where applicable without fee earner intervention and pass any urgent and/or outstanding issues to the fee earner for guidance.
Preparation of court documents and bundles
Demonstrate a proactive attitude towards continuous improvement and development.
To ensure billing is completed on a monthly basis.
Apply for legal aid certificates and complete all necessary forms.
To ensure the confidentiality of all the firm's and client's documentation and information.
To keep filing up to date and ensure that files are tidy and lexcel compliant.

CRITERIA:

Excellent word processing and typing skills
Efficient and well organized
An effective communicator, both orally, and in writing, who is confident dealing with clients and third parties
The ability to work to deadlines
Previous experience with Personal Injury

BENEFITS & SALARY:

This role is temporary to permanent and it will be paying up to £9.50 per hour and comes with an excellent benefits package. This role is working 35 hours per week in the Huddersfield office.

WHAT NEXT:

Please forward your CV or for further information please contact Liz Green on (Apply online only).
Travail Employment Group LTD is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Travail has been established since 1977 and has over 30 branches nationwide. Our Huddersfield branch was opened in 1995 and has specialist consultants who each deal with different market segments. To apply for this or other similar roles in Huddersfield, Halifax, Elland, Brighouse, Dewsbury or Batley area, please contact our office on (Apply online only)