Legal Secretary (Residential Property) (230)

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Cathedral Appointments has a great opportunity for a candidate to join our client’s local well-established law firm as a Legal Secretary in the centre of Exeter. The successful candidate will be looking to work as a Legal Secretary and will be happy to undertake a high volume of typing work as well as general administrative duties for the fee earners in the Residential Property team.

What will you be doing as a Legal Secretary? 

  • Preparing correspondence and documents by means of audio typing
  • Maintaining client files to a high standard including, daily filing and the opening, closing and retrieval of client files and documents
  • Making appointments, arranging meetings and maintaining a diary
  • Operating case management and accounts procedures
  • Dealing with clients, professional contacts and others over the telephone and in person, taking accurate messages and dealing with simple enquiries when able to do so

Skills/Qualifications of a Legal Secretary: - 

  • Ideally, you will have some Legal Secretary experience, however, our client will consider any candidates who want to undertake this type of work and who have either a Law degree, or a background in administration or general secretarial experience
  • You will have speedy and accurate typing skills
  • You will have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • You will be competent using Microsoft Office products (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

The Benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave + Bank holidays
  • Competitive Salary 
  • Access to a Company Pension 
  • Opportunity to work in a friendly office environment 

Ref: 7697

Recruitment Consultant: Sophia Damshenas