Legal Secretary - part-time temporary role - family law

Recruiter
Verity Appointments
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
12 Jun 2018
Closes
16 Jun 2018
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Part Time
A leading niche Family & Matrimonial law firm with an excellent reputation is seeking an experienced and confident Legal Secretary to join them on a part-time basis, for an ongoing role (initially a 3 month period).

You will need Family/Matrimonial law experience, as you'll support Senior Partners with duties including:

* Preparing a range of Family/Matrimonial forms, preparing for trial, including court bundles and other court documents;
* Typing, formatting and drafting documents and correspondence;
* Diary management and booking meetings;
* Liaising with clients via telephone;
* Time-recording and billing;
* Opening and closing files, archiving, dealing with post and couriers, photocopying and printing; and
* Any other ad hoc administrative duties.

You will need recent experience in Family/Matrimonial law in the UK or from a common law jurisdiction (e.g. Australia, New Zealand etc). You'll be working 3 days per week, ongoing for a 3 month period, to be extended.

You'll also have a typing speed of 70wpm+, solid confidence with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook, the ability to work well under pressure, and good written and verbal communication skills.

This firm has an excellent reputation, a great working atmosphere, and friendly and supportive staff, so apply today and start ASAP!

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Candidates are encouraged to apply promptly as short-listing for this exciting opportunity will begin immediately.

Please note: Verity Appointments prides itself on providing an excellent service, however as competition will be high for this role, we are not able to contact everyone individually. We hope that you will apply for any other positions that interest you in the future

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