Legal Secretary - Corporate up to £24k
I am looking to recruit an experienced Legal Secretary to work for x2 Partners, x1 Associate and x1 Solicitor within the Corporate department of a well known law firm, the hours are 9.00am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday, with a salary of up to £24,000 per annum.
Maintain fee earners diaries / be aware of fee earners' day to day commitments
Preparation of inward and outward post.
Alert and agree with fee earner any changes in circumstance and priority with regard to workload.
Liaise with clients and take instructions under the supervision of and as directed by fee earners.
Produce / assist in the completion of monthly bills.
Use precedents as directed and delegated by fee earners to prepare and draft documents as directed and supervised by fee earners.
Preparation of forms as appropriate.
Skills & Experience Requireed
You must have previous legal secretarial exprience (ideally have worked in Corporate although this is not essential).
Be fully conversant with all Microsoft Packages to an advanced level.
Be fully conversant with the firm's case management system for general accounting enquiries.
Be proficient in document preparation including house style, schedule levels, stripping out and re-formatting documents, table of contents, formulas, track changes, document comparison packages.
Have a pleasant and efficient telephone manner.
Be able to type at least 65wpm + with excellent attention to detail.
CLD Recruitment (Leeds) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. CLD Recruitment (Leeds) Ltd is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
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