Legal Secretary

Recruiter
TSR Legal South East
Location
Nottingham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
27 May 2019
Ref
1152846136
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Legal Secretary - Private Client

Overview:

TSR Legal have an exciting opportunity with a well-established law firm based in Nottingham who are currently looking for a Legal Secretary to join their expanding Private Client team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a firm who are committed to a high level of client care with a strategic vision for future success.

Basic Purpose and Scope:

As a legal secretary you will play a vital role in supporting fee earners within the office dealing with a range of Private Client matters such as Wills & Probate and Court of Protection matters. The right candidate will be driven and self-motivated with the ability to perform under pressure. They will be able to engage with the wider team and build rapport with clients and other employers.

Candidate Profile:

This role is client facing so it is important that the right candidate has strong relationship building skills. As a legal secretary, your duties include but will not be limited to:
  • Typing/scanning of large/complex documents
  • General file management
  • Booking and co-ordinating of meetings
  • Diary management
  • Raising bills and liaising with the accounts department
  • Attending team meetings
  • Tracking of tasks/commitments

Further desired traits include:
  • Calm telephone manner
  • Strong administrative skills
  • A key attention to detail
  • Ability to learn new skills (IT, internal processes and procedures)
  • Commitment to continued personal development

Essential Skills:
  • A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C and above
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge and experience of legal proceedings and documentation
  • Experience of working in a law firm as a legal secretary/assistant/PA within a Private Client department

Company Benefits:

Our client provides a competitive reward package which includes but is not limited to:
  • A competitive salary based on experience
  • Contributory group personal pension scheme
  • A chance to work in a supportive and experienced team

Contact:

If you are interested in working in a dynamic, fast paced and challenging team and are interested in the above position please apply via this advert. Alternatively you can contact Ryan Pryce at TSR Legal for a confidential discussion about this opportunity.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/86483880

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