Legal Secretary

Location
Chester
Salary
Excellent Salary
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
CUDU-002
Contact
Christi Bendle
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Would you like to work in a great location (a beautiful listed building, set in its own grounds within the City of Chester) for a business that genuinely cares about its people?

We are dedicated to providing the highest quality legal advice in a range of legal services through talented and professional employees.  Working as part of our team, the successful candidates will provide high standards of customer service and support to both colleagues and clients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure Fee Earners time is effectively utilised through your secretarial support
  • Produce and manage documents with care and accuracy
  • Maintain client relationships through effective and appropriate communication
  • Manage and maintain both electronic and manual files
  • Carrying out financial tasks relating to matters and provide support with the billing process

Key Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience working as a legal secretary desirable
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Experience in Audio Typing and the abilityto type quickly and accurately
  • An eye for detail and quality
  • Good communication skills, both on the telephone with clients and in person
  • Good time management and the ability to prioritise
  • Flexibility and to enjoy working as part of a team

In addition to a competitive salary, we also provide 25 days holiday in addition to Bank Holidays, a Health Care scheme and many other benefits.