Legal Secretary – Private Client

Location
Coventry
Salary
Competitive remunerations
Posted
13 Mar 2019
Closes
10 Apr 2019
Ref
KT04422201
Contact
Karl Tomkinson
Position
Legal secretary
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Competitive remunerations package on offer for a Private Client Legal Secretary within a leading practice in the West Midlands.

This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic Private Client Legal Secretary to join a highly regarded department in Coventry. Able to hit the ground running, the successful legal secretary will provide comprehensive administration support to the team as a whole. Managing a varied and complex workload with minimal supervision, the successful secretary will deliver high levels of client care and service at all times. Due to the high levels of client contact in this role, outstanding client care skills will be essential.

Responsibilities
• Liaising with clients in person and over the telephone
• File maintenance
• Opening and closing client files
• Typing and preparing legal documentation
• Diary management
• Organising client activities
• Using a case management system
• General administrative duties including filing and photocopying

The Candidate
• Applications are welcomed from legal secretaries with a minimum of one years’ recent experience gained within private client
• Possesses excellent communication and client care skills
• Can demonstrate a fast and accurate typing speed and confident telephone manner
• Highly organised, able to meet tight deadlines when under pressure
• Works well as part of a team but is equally comfortable working on their own initiative
• IT literate with particular expertise using Microsoft Office applications
• Is personable, professional and detail orientated

The Firm
A Lexcel accredited practice located within easy reach of excellent transport links, our client delivers a comprehensive range of legal services to businesses and individuals, based locally, nationally and further afield. Recognising that excellent client care and a sound work-life balance for employees are at the heart of a successful practice, they go above and beyond to achieve the best results and promote opportunities for professional development. With strong links to their local community and a commitment to fundraising for local charities, they have built an enviable network of clients based on trust and integrity.

Benefits
• Competitive salary dependent on experience
• Friendly, rewarding working environment
• Generous holiday allowance
• Opportunities for continued training and development
• Pension scheme
• Service awards
• Social activities

Legal Secretary – Private Client

For further details of this Private Client Legal Secretary vacancy, please contact Karl on 01954 200012 quoting reference KT04422201.



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