Legal Secretary - Litigation

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Jan 2019
Closes
08 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client based in Milton Keynes has a vacancy for a Legal Secretary to join their Litigation Team
You will need to have excellent administration and communication skills. Previous experience as a legal secretary is essential.
Hours: 9am - 5.30pm
Salary: Negotiable
Key skills
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Responsibility for Fee Earner's diary management and liaison with clients and staff as instructed.
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Ability to draft correspondence unsupervised.
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Confidence and ability to communicate at senior levels.
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Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to develop a good rapport with all the members of the team.
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Team player able to fit into a friendly but busy unit.
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Excellent organisational ability with a friendly but professional attitude.
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Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines when completion deals are at their peak.
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Confidently produce legal documents and correspondence as provided by Solicitors.
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Ability to respect confidentiality of work carried out by fee earner.
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Confidently manage accounts and money laundering duties associated with client files