Working at Fee Earner level, this is a full-on Legal Secretary role, covering both Secretarial and PA duties, including Billing, extensive travel arranging, diary management, some documentation work and anything else in between.
The candidate must be fully proficient in Microsoft Word (ideally 2007/10) but any knowledge of Excel and Powerpoint will be beneficial.
For this Legal Secretarial role, the firm are only looking at candidates with Private Practice Law firm experience ideally Corporate, Finance or Banking law.
The firm is ideally looking for a Legal Secretary who can pre-empt the Fee Earners needs and be one step ahead - basically, someone the Fee Earners can rely on. Nothing new there then…!
So, ideally sought: strong Legal Secretarial experience, Private Practice Law firm experience, good Microsoft Word 2007/10 skills and an engaging personality. You'll get plenty in return!