Legal Secretary

Truro, Cornwall
Good Rates of Pay
05 Jul 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Legal Secretary
Truro and St Austell Offices

The UK’s Number One Law Firm

We are ranked number 16 on the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to work for 2017 list!

We are looking for client-focused, committed and proactive people to join our Legal Secretary workforce across several departments in our Truro and St Austell offices. We will consider full or part time applications.

The Role:
You will be working as a Legal Secretary. You will need to have a flexible approach and the ability to work within a team environment.
With a typing speed of 65wpm, you will be required to provide a high quality secretarial and administrative service to the Team.
You must be able to produce accurate typing by means of digital dictation and other means, and you will also be responsible for diary management, routine client telephone enquiries as well as general secretarial duties.

Are you the right person?
The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a focus on exceptional client care. You will have solid legal secretarial experience and be used to working in a busy and highly professional driven environment, including digital dictation, copy typing and filing.
The position would suit someone who is highly organised, accurate, proactive and committed to meeting deadlines while remaining calm under pressure. Excellent all round communication skills, professional telephone manner and attention to detail is essential.
Previous experience of working in a law firm is an advantage.

What we can offer you:
In return you will be offered a competitive salary, 25 days’ holiday per year, life assurance and private medical insurance schemes. Our employees also benefit from our employee share ownership scheme.

If you would like to be considered for an opportunity with us, please send an up to date CV by clicking apply

Please tell us whether you would like to apply for full or part time, if part time what your preferred hours / working pattern would be (and if this is flexible), and what your current / last salary is.

If you do not hear back from us after two weeks please assume on this occasion that unfortunately you have been unsuccessful.

Agencies will be asked to work with us on this role if required. Speculative candidates submitted through agencies we have not instructed will not be considered to be represented by that agency.