Legal Secretary

  • Job Reference: BH-36493
  • Date Posted: 9 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff
  • Location: Cambridgeshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £28,000 to £34,000
  • Sector: Commercial litigation
  • Personnel Type: Legal Secretary

Job Description

Leading practice in Cambridgeshire seeks a capable and dedicated Legal Secretary to act in a float capacity on a full-time, permanent basis.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Legal Secretary to join our clients growing firm in the Cambridgeshire area. The successful candidate will provide first class administrative, secretarial and typing support to the fee earners whilst helping to foster and develop the firms strong relationships with clients.

Responsibilities:
  • Typing and transcribing documents and correspondence
  • File management on case management system
  • Administrative tasks
  • File opening, closing, and archiving
  • Liaising with clients and keeping them updated as required
  • Managing mail, emails and fax
  • Fee earner time recording and billing
The Candidate:
  • Legal secretary with at least one years’ experience
  • IT literate
  • Accurate typing speed of at least 65 wpm
  • Possess excellent attention to detail
  • Effective time management skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines
  • A team player who is equally comfortable working on their own initiative

The Firm:

Our client is a top tier practice with a array of offices across the UK serving corporate and individual clients locally, nationally and internationally. Established more than 100 years ago, they have grown in size and expertise yet retain their commitment to a partner-led and practical approach. With numerous awards and accreditations, they are now recruiting for a talented legal secretary to join their thriving practice located in Cambridgeshire.