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Legal Secretary

£22,000 - £22,000
Surrey
NW/14824

Skills: Digital Audio Typist, Secretarial, high attention to detail, wills & probate, strong organisation skills, legal admin, diary management

Location: Caterham

Salary: circa £22,000

Hours: 9:30 to 5:30, Monday to Friday

 

About the Company

 

Working within a leading firm of solicitors in the local area, you will be working closely with one of the firm’s Partners, supporting in all areas necessary to ensure the smooth running of the Wills & Probate side of the business.

 

Ideally you will have worked within the Legal sector, however, candidates with a strong secretarial background will also be considered.

 

This will be an extremely busy role, where you will be expected to multitask a busy workload - duties will include:

 

  • Dictation using big hand digital dictation
  • Email management
  • Diary management
  • General Administration
  • Attending meetings off site occasionally
  • Open and closing files
  • Maintaining database
  • Assisting with case files
  • Responding to email and telephone enquiries

 

Who will this role suit?

 

A well-presented candidate with a polite/patient telephone manner is required. You will need to be confident, enthusiastic and have excellent attention to detail.  This position requires someone to work fast paced and possible under pressure.

 

You need to be able to multi-task and manage your time effectively.

 

  • Wills & Probate experience would be ideal
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to prioritise a busy work load
  • A good standard of written and spoken English
  • Drive, enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
  • Good knowledge of Word and Excel
  • A team player, willing to get stuck in and help others

 

Key words: Secretary, Legal secretary, Conveyancing, property, residential, legal, wills & probate

 

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