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ROLE: Legal Secretary - Commercial Litigation
HOURS: 9-5 (Full Time)
Competitive salary + career progression
A leading law firm based in Altrincham are seeking an experienced Commercial Litigation Legal Secretary to join their Litigation department. Our client is a tenacious law firm based in south Manchester and London, serving clients throughout the UK and across the world.
The Legal Secretary will deliver outstanding secretarial support to partners and fee earners, with a focus on private client services. The Legal Secretary role will be busy and varied.
Responsibilities of the Legal Secretary
* Prepare correspondence and documents through digital dictation system and notes
* Answer telephone calls and take messages
* Making appointments and booking meeting rooms
* Preparing court forms and statements
* Arranging courier
* Copying, scanning and faxing
* Administer filing - opening, closing and archiving files
* Cover for other secretarial staff
To be considered for this position it is important that you have at least 2 years experience within a Commercial Litigation department as either a Legal Secretary or Legal PA.
You should be a confident Legal Secretary with an extensive background in the legal sector. You should be able to work under minimal supervision in a fast paced environment. You must have excellent IT skills in relation to Microsoft Office and be able to type a minimum of 60 words per minute. Candidates must have excellent attention to detail and you should be able to communicate effectively with clients, colleagues and third parties.
Please contact me to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
Leon Pierce | Recruitment Consultant
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
The best number to reach me on today is 0161 233 6360 Ext 1040
Please contact Leon Pierce, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK's leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.
Douglas Scott are the Legal Recruitment experts and the UK’s leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our Altrincham based legal jobs with confidence, we are a regulated employment agency and will discuss this role with you and seek your approval before submitting your application directly to the decision maker.
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