Legal Secretary

Recruiter
TSR Legal South East
Location
Milton Keynes, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Jun 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Ref
1170610329
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TSR Legal have an exciting opportunity with a well-established law firm based in Milton Keynes who are currently looking for a legal secretary to join their dispute resolution 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.

You will be joining a busy but friendly and supportive team. As a legal secretary you will play a vital role in supporting fee earners within the office. 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.

This role is client facing so it is important that the right candidate has strong relationship building skills. As a legal secretary, your details 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:

-Knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules and court forms

-Confidence when producing legal documents and correspondence as provided by Solicitors

-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

Company Benefits:

Our client provides a competitive reward package which includes but is not limited to:

-A competitive salary based on experience

-20 days holiday

-Contributory group personal pension scheme

-BUPA Private Health

-Employee Assistance Programme

-Income Protection Scheme

-Death in Service Benefits

-Perkbox

-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.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/86728237

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