Legal Secretary

£22k - 26k per year + Benefits Package
07 Jun 2024
05 Jul 2024
Chris Rodriguez
Job Title
Legal Secretary
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a very reputable Legal 500 law firm, is looking for a Commercial Legal Secretary to join its team in its office in Christchurch, Dorset. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Acting as the first point of contact for the department with people from inside and outside the firm
  • Screening telephone calls, enquiries and requests, and handling them when appropriate
  • Monitoring voicemails and taking any telephone messages in the Fee Earners’ absence
  • Organising and maintaining diaries and making appointments
  • Dealing with Free Consultation enquiries, collecting information and arranging appointments
  • Dealing with correspondence and writing letters on behalf of the Fee Earners
  • Organising and prepping Fee Earners for any meetings and providing refreshments where required
  • Dealing with incoming emails, faxes and post, and recording these on Visual Files
  • Producing any documents, reports, correspondence etc as required, dictated or otherwise
  • Producing invoices and reporting billed figures to the Fee Earners
  • Ensuring client files are kept up to date, filing all documentation etc
  • Assistance/cover for other secretaries, as required
  • Occasional support on miscellaneous projects or for other senior staff if time permits
  • Any other reasonable requests made by other members of the Firm to undertake duties from time to time which may not appear in this job description

This role is a full-time position and you will be working alongside a friendly, collaborative team. Clear progression opportunities are in place and a prolific benefits package is on offer.

In order to be considered for this role, you must have 1+ year’s experience as a Legal Secretary or your application will not be considered.

If you would like to apply for this amazing opportunity, please email your up-to-date CV to the link attached to discuss further!

(Please note salary is just a guideline and is based on experience)


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