Legal Secretary - Temp
Salary: £10 to £12 per hour
Hours: Monday to Friday, 9.30am-5.30pm
Start: ASAP for 1 month initially
A leading firm of solicitors are looking for an experienced Legal Secretary to work closely with the firm’s Partners. The opening is within Litigation, supporting in all areas necessary to ensure the smooth running of the department, so ideally you will hold current experience within this specialism.
This is an extremely fast-paced role, where you will be expected to multi-task and prioritise a busy workload - duties will include:
- High volume of audio typing
- Email management
- Diary management
- General Administration
- Attending meetings
- Opening and closing files
- Maintaining database
- Assisting with case files
- Responding to email and telephone enquiries
Who will this role suit?
A well-presented candidate with a polite/patient telephone manner is required. You will need to be confident, enthusiastic and have excellent attention to detail. You need to be able to multi-task and manage your time effectively.
- Ideally Legal and Audio typing experience
- Excellent attention to detail
- The ability to prioritise a busy workload
- A good standard of written and spoken English
- Drive, enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
- Good knowledge of Word and Excel
- A team player, empathetic, willing to get stuck in and help others
Skills: Digital Audio Typist, Secretarial, high attention to detail, wills & probate, litigation, strong organisation skills, legal admin, diary management
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