Legal Secretary in Corporate

London (Central), London (Greater)
£32,000 - £38,000
14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Job Title
Legal Secretary
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a reputable Law firm with a strong presence in London and in various places around the world, are looking for a strong Legal Secretary to join their Corporate team to work at Partner Level whilst also supporting various associates.

The Legal Secretary will have to have solid legal secretarial experience with at least 3 years gained in a corporate or financial department of a law firm. The ideal candidate should be able to work under pressure in a demanding environment, have the ability to liaise with colleagues of all levels and have a solid understanding of the dynamics of a strong corporate team.

General duties will include:

  • Ad hoc PA duties including travel arrangements and extensive diary management

  • Organise the filing, client generated and administrative, e-filing and paper filing, and maintain a comprehensive filing and document management system

  • Opening new files/ matters and liaising with clients

  • Producing PowerPoint's for meetings

  • Email and Inbox management

  • Provide a full secretarial service to the Managing partner

  • Co-ordinate workloads

  • Type correspondence by copy and audio

  • Compile draft replies to standard letters

  • Ensure all correspondence and documents are produced to the highest standard and in line with the firm's house style


The successful candidate will have solid legal secretarial experience and working at partner level would be advantageous. Please send your CV to the Career Legal Secretarial Team for consideration for this fantastic opportunity!

** For our application policy please view the link on our website. Career Legal is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this permanent vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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