Secretarial Team Coordinator

Recruiter
Kennedys
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Brief Description of Role:

To be responsible for the secretarial resource in the team/office acting in a supervisory capacity and providing a comprehensive and efficient service in order that the business objectives of the Firm are achieved. To act as a liaison between Teams and Secretarial Manager.
•To act as a central contact and liaison between the team and Secretarial Manager maintaining confidentiality at all times.
•Demonstrate a proactive and positive attitude when dealing with team issues.
•To liaise with the Secretarial Manager and Partners to ensure compliance of the Firm’s policies and procedures.
•To attend Team meetings and Team Co-ordinator meetings as requested and feedback information as appropriate to the relevant people.

Requirements
•Flexible attitude towards working practices and ability to adapt style as required.
•Confident in their own abilities and in their approach.
•Team player.
•To be approachable and responsive to both colleagues and clients.
•To be accountable and straightforward.
•To be professional and courteous in all dealings.
•Self-motivated and enthusiastic.

Kennedys’ Firm information:

Kennedys is an international law firm with expertise in litigation and dispute resolution, particularly in the insurance/reinsurance and liability industries. With over 1,700 people worldwide across 36 offices in the UK and Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific and America, we have some of the most respected legal minds in their fields.


We act for insurers, reinsurers, Lloyd’s Syndicates, public bodies and corporates. Our deep sector knowledge means that we understand the impact of proposed regulations and advise our clients on the implications this will have on their business. Every day we make a difference for our clients.

We provide answers, recommendations, strategy and tactics. We deliver these in plain English and it’s what we call Legal advice in black and white.

What do we have to offer?

At Kennedys we offer a vibrant and supportive working environment built upon our core values; we are approachable, and responsive, we show respect for people, we are trustworthy and straightforward and we ensure that we deliver economic solutions for our clients.

Career Development:

We actively encourage all staff to develop in their chosen career by providing early responsibility, supervision and training.