Legal Secretary

Location
York
Salary
£14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
04 Apr 2018
Closes
02 May 2018
Ref
TW227533
Contact
Tom Widdop
Practice area
Personal injury
Position
Legal secretary
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract
Legal Secretary
 
If you are a legal secretary looking for a fixed term contract in a well established and prestigious law firm this could provide the perfect opportunity.  
 
This multi-sited law firm, boasting 10 offices across North Yorkshire, is seeking an experienced legal secretary to join its team for a 9 month maternity cover, based in their East Yorkshire office. 
 
Some of your responsibilities will include:  
  • Liaising with clients via both the telephone and emails on a daily basis
  • Diary Management for an experienced Personal Injury Solicitor 
  • Creating letters and documents for a number of personal injury cases 
  • Recording financial transactions
  • Ad Hoc reception duties 
As you will be working with the Personal Injury department, previous experience as a legal secretary within this department is beneficial. You will be competent working to a typing speed of at least 50wpm and be confident with Microsoft Office suite of products. Having good attention to detail and a caring nature towards the firms clients is essential along with being presentable, smart and having a friendly approach. 
 
Although this is a 9 month fixed term contract after this time there may be an opportunity within other departments within the firm. 
 
There is free parking available and the working hours will be 9-5 Monday to Friday. 
 
For more information on this opportunity please get in touch.