Family Law - Legal Secretary

Recruiter
CRA Consulting
Location
Sheffield
Salary
16000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

CRA are currently recruiting for a city centre based Family Law Firm, seeking a legal secretary with a good knowledge of Family Law.

The firm provide high quality advice to support the people involved in the cases. For this reason the successful candidate must have excellent client care skills. It is also essential that they would have previous experience of working in a Family department, or a similar role, as it would be desirable for them to have a good knowledge of the relevant law.

The role will typically involve (but will not be limited to): communication via telephone, letters, email and face to face with clients and other members of staff; audio typing; crown court billing (can be trained); liaising with clients, barristers, courts and other third parties; setting up and closing files; clerking at court when required and working with a Case Management System.

The firm places the client at the heart of what they do, offering a value based service at all times. Successful applicants will thus replicate this enthusiasm and commitment.

The salary is competitive and includes a range of benefits.

For further information in relation to this vacancy, please contact Laura Chappell on or apply online.

CRA Legal follow strict best practice recruitment guidelines monitored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. As part of our candidate registration and care process we at CRA Legal aim to respond to all successful applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion and we thank you for your interest.