Legal Secretary

Recruiter
SmartList
Location
Sheffield
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 May 2019
Closes
11 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You will earn a competitive salary dependant on experience and 28 days holiday + bank holidays

WORKING HOURS: Monday - Friday 9am - 5.30pm

We are currently working with a specialist law firm who concentrate solely on Criminal and Family Law based in Sheffield. They are currently seeking a Legal Secretary to support the Childcare Department.

You will provide comprehensive and administrative service to clients, immediate Line Managers and Head of the Care Departments to ensure a smooth efficient running of the Care Department Office.

Key Responsibilities:-

  • General File Management including setting up files, creating clients, matters and cases.
  • Maintaining neat and tidy files
  • Updating Bundles
  • Drafting Court Applications
  • Legal Aid Agency Applications & Amendments
  • Legal Aid Agency Payments on Account
  • Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service Point of Contact
  • Expert Point of Contact
  • Audio, copy and general typing
  • Diary Management
  • Distribute Post & Messages to relevant Fee Earners
  • Point of Contact for Clients i.e. for appointments and queries
  • Filing & Photocopying
  • Provide basic cover for the Care Department Administrator during leave and sickness
  • Operating Law Fusion

You will be an enthusiastic and motivated individual who has the ability to prioritise work effectively, work to tight deadlines and have good knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Key experience essential:-

Have experience in a similar role and/or has worked in a Legal environment
Has experience using Microsoft Office
Lives within a commutable distance to Sheffield

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.
You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

LOCATION: Sheffield
REF - ZH0423
JOB TITLE: Legal Secretary

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