My client an established firm of solicitors based in Godalming many years are looking to recruit a full time legal secretary to provide administrative and secretarial support to the busy wills and probate team. Supporting a fee earner/partner predominantly but with additional support to the partners as required.
Applicants will ideally have some experience gained in working for a legal firm and an interest in working in probate.
Audio and copy typing, diary management, preparation and submission of searches, dealing with telephone calls and those visiting the office, updating case management systems and documentation production, co-ordination of appointments and diary management.
The post will also require some menial tasks such as preparation of meeting rooms before and after meetings, proving refreshments and preparing post for despatch.
6 months experience (minimum) of having worked for a firm of solicitors is required.Ideal candidates will have recent experience of working within a legal firm/department, be highly organised & motivated with a general understanding of legal forms and procedures. An interest in probate is important.
Applicants will be well presented with good communication skills.
Graduates with very little experience as well as experienced legal secretaries are encouraged to apply.
Interviews will be held first week of the new year onwards.
If you are interested in applying please click on the ‘apply now’ button below.
Salary: £20k - 25k per month + car parking
Contact: Sarah Poland
Telephone: 01276 605000