Family & Care Legal Secretary

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££20000 - £22000 per annum
Contact name: Adam Perry

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH11443_1684141203
Published: 15 days ago
Role - Family & Care Legal Secretary

Location - Sheffield

Salary - £20,000 - £22,000

A new Legal Secretary opportunity has recently opened within the Family & Care Department of a prominent regional practice. This Legal Secretary will play a central role in the efficient functioning of the department, ensuring that the tasks that are undertaken are dealt with in an organised and professional manner. This role will be supporting multiple fee earners and is a good opportunity for any proactive secretary.

Key Responsibilities

* Providing support on a mixed caseload of Care, Matrimonial and Legal Aid files
* Audio typing
* Drafting and preparing legal documents
* Preparing bundles
* Using the Case Management System
* Dealing with aspects of billing

The Person

* Strong IT skills and a working knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes.
* Ability to work independently to a high standard and to effectively prioritise competing deadlines.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills, with a professional telephone manner.
* High standards of client and customer service.
* Previous experience of working as a secretary is essential.
* Fast and accurate typing with a minimum typing speed of 60wpm.

For further information in relation to this vacancy please contact Adam Perry on 0114 241 8030 or apply at

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