Legal Secretary

£18000 - £21000

Job Description

Kirkland Associates are currently working alongside a reputable Law Firm who have a great client base. Our client is looking for an enthusiastic Legal Secretary to join them at their office in Burton-on-Trent. This is a full time, permanent opportunity, candidates will be considered from Family Law and Conveyancing backgrounds. Our client is an excellent employer who can offer great benefits, they have a real passion for looking after their employees.

There is a salary on offer of £18-21k depending on candidate experience.

Legal Secretary- The Role:

  • Providing Effective support for the Fee Earners
  • Liaise with clients and third parties
  • Opening, archiving and closing files
  • Dealing with a case management system to progress files
  • Formatting and amending Legal documentation and correspondence
  • Speaking to clients over the phone and assisting where appropriate
  • General Administrative duties such as: filing, photocopying and scanning

Legal Secretary- The Candidate:

  • Previous experience within Family Law or Conveyancing
  • IT Literate, including MS Word and Outlook
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Professional telephone manner
  • Attention to detail
  • Fast and accurate typing skills
  • Work well under pressure to meet deadlines