Legal Secretary (Private Client)

  • Job Reference: 51991043-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2018
  • Recruiter: Anonymous
  • Location: Maidstone, Kent
  • Salary: £22,000 to £27,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £22000 - £27000/annum
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Private Client Legal Secretary, Maidstone

£22k - £27k

Are you a Legal Secretary with experience working in either a Private Client or a Family department looking for your next move? Would you like to work in the Private Client department of a regional firm, which is ranked as a Leading Firm by the UK Chambers 2018?

The Role
My client is looking to recruit a Legal Secretary with experience working in either a Private Client or a Family department, to join their team in Maidstone. The successful candidate will work on a broad range of Private Client matters, which will include supporting new client inceptions and file opening activities, e-mail management, checking and distributing client documentation, overseeing preparation of court bundles, supporting billing and financial management activities as required, setting up client meetings, dealing with/directing new enquiries and closing and archiving of client files upon completion of matters.
Benefits
• Competitive salary
• Bonus scheme
• 20 - 25 days holiday per annum increasing with service (depending on entry level)
• Life assurance
• Healthcare cash plan
• Pension scheme
• Discounted legal services
• Corporate gym membership

The Candidate
• Legal Secretary with experience in either Private Client or Family matters
• Accurate typing speed of at least 60 words per minute
• Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
• Excellent attention to detail
• Flexible and dependable
• Conscientious, approachable and enthusiastic

For more information about this Private Client Legal Secretary role please contacts Matthew Heard at LR Legal Recruitment or to apply please do so within.

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