Family/Care Legal Secretary

  • Job Reference: 36982
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £16,000 to £20,000
  • Sector: Office
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Family & Care Legal Secretary
Full time
Location : Huddersfield
Salary £15925 to £20K dependant on experience

The Job

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a family secretary in a busy department where the suitable candidate will support Solicitors with regards to Kinship and Adoption work.

Your responsibilities will include:

· Digital dictation
· System use - SolCase
· Handling client telephone calls, enquiries and requests as appropriate
· Dealing with incoming emails and post and often corresponding as appropriate
· Reception cover as and when required

The Person

· Experience of working for a child care fee earner
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills
· Working to tight deadlines
· Excellent interpersonal skills
· Methodical and able to prioritise own workload
· Ability to be discrete and maintain high levels of confidentiality
· Strong IT including good typing skills
· Ability to work as part of a team
· Experience of working with SolCase or a similar case management system would be an advantage

If you're interested in this role please apply today!