Legal Secretary - Criminal Defence

Recruiter
Clayton Legal
Location
England, Tyne and Wear, Sunderland
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
31 Aug 2018
Closes
28 Sep 2018
Ref
35904
Contact
Simon Scott
Practice area
Crime
Position
Legal secretary
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Legal Secretary - Criminal Defence

Sunderland

Salary Negotiable

My client is a leading North East Based law firm. They have an established history of over 20 years and an excellent reputation for offering high quality service both locally as well as nationally. They are seeking an experienced Legal Secretary to join their Conveyancing team.

The Role

The below is a guide the day to day requirements but isn't limited to the following.

  • providing efficient and effective support to Partners / Fee Earners
  • typing and using a case management system to produce documents including letters, forms
  • liaising directly with clients and other professionals; making appointments and managing diaries
  • assisting with post, photocopying, scanning, filing and file management
  • undertaking administrative tasks including document sorting, paying disbursements and collating information

The Candidate

We require a self-motivated, highly organised and enthusiastic individual who can work quickly and accurately often within tight timescales with minimal supervision. Previous Legal Secretary Experience in a similar role would be desirable.

You will need to be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications (including basic excel) and be confident in creating, amending and formatting large complicated documents. Knowledge of Case Management and Digital Dictation systems is desirable.

If this is a role that sounds of interest to you, please send your CV across to Simon at Clayton Legal on the link provided or alternatively call Clayton Legal to enquire about other opportunities. Please ensure before applying you have the prerequisite experience outlined above