Legal Secretary (Float)

Newcastle Upon Tyne
£20000 - £22000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Float Legal Secretary, Newcastle, up to £22000

Legal Secretary job based in Newcastle, up to £22,000 per annum working for a corporate and commercial legal practice. Your new company A local legal firm in Newcastle (North of Gateshead and South of Northumberland) are looking to recruit a permanent, full time Float Legal Secretary to join their fast paced team in Newcastle, with a salary of £20000 - £22000.

Your new role

As the Float Legal Secretary, you will be supporting numerous departments including corporate, commercial (including litigation) and construction. You will be required to undertake various office support tasks such as audio typing/dictation, copy typing, document amending/formatting, handling legal documents, scanning and photocopying. As the Float Legal Secretary, from time to time you will be supporting specific departments (in busy times/when short staffed) and also then be required to perform online searches, filling out forms and diary management.

What you'll need to succeed

To succeed in this Float Legal Secretary position, your previous experience working within a similar legal secretary position will get you off to a great start in this new role. For this position it is essential you have experience working specifically in a Legal Firm that specialises in either Corporate or Commercial Law. You will need to be confident in your ability to audio type and produce documents at an ample speed. You must be comfortable working to tight deadlines and working under pressure.

What you'll get in return

You will be offered a salary of up to £22,000 per annum. You will enjoy working in a welcoming team in lovely centrally based offices in Newcastle, which are easily accessible by public transport. Your working hours will be 9:00 - 17:00 with an hour for lunch. 25 days per year holiday + bank holidays. Healthcare plan, shop discounts and access to the company pension which is matched up to 5%.

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