Private Client Legal Secretary

  • Job Reference: 37959
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2019
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £9.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Office
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Private Client Legal Secretary - £9 per hour - Temporary position

Location: Huddersfield

Hours: 9am - 5pm (Mon-Fri)

Requirements of the Private Client Legal Secretary:
· Experience of working for a private client fee earner
· Organised and efficient
· 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

The role of the Private Client Legal Secretary:
· Diary management and file preparation
· Digital dictation
· Case Management use - SolCase
· Handling client telephone calls, enquiries and requests as appropriate
· Dealing with incoming emails and post and often corresponding as appropriate

The Company and an Opportunity:
· Our client is a Legal 500 firm of solicitors, based in Yorkshire, with a national profile, having offices in both Huddersfield and Leeds. Passionate about making a difference to peoples' lives by being innovative and forward thinking. Caring about helping their clients to solve their legal problems. Avoiding complicated legal jargon and clear about the cost involved of any advice that is given.