Private Client Legal Secretary

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
York
Salary
£17000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
Posted
26 Jul 2019
Closes
23 Aug 2019
Ref
476757-1-TW-30
Contact
Tom Widdop
Contract/hours
Permanent
One of North Yorkshires largest law firms is looking to add an experienced and enthusiastic private client legal secretary to join their Wills and Probate department based at their York Office.
 
This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious legal secretary looking to develop their career in a growing firm with genuine long term opportunities for development.

This role will provide a high level of support to the fee earners and will assist in the provision of an efficient, personal and professional service at all times.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Provide a high level of support to the fee earners 
  • Preparing correspondence and documents through audio and copy typing, as well as amending and formatting complex documents
  • Attending clients both in person and over the phone, and assist in a professional and friendly manner
  • Take messages, book meetings and appointments, and maintaining an up to date diary for the fee earners
  • Administering and opening files on the case management system
  • Providing support to other secretaries and fee earners when necessary
To be successful in this role, you will need:
  • Previous experience working in a similar role, ideally with experience in the area of Probate
  • Experience in audio and copy typing
  • Experience of use of IT systems; digital dictation, case management, MS Word and Outlook
  • Ability to work with initiative and minimum supervision.
Along with a competitive salary this York-based law firm offer 25 days holiday a year plus bank holidays, a pension, health plan a fantastic work-life balance and more.
 
If you are interested in this private client legal secretary role and have the experience outlined above, simply apply or get in touch with Tom Widdop at G2 Legal.