Legal Secretary

Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Up to £22,500
14 Oct 2021
11 Nov 2021
Legal Secretary
Private Client
Full Time

Our client, an award-winning SRA regulated Legal Firm based in Central Birmingham, is currently recruiting for a Legal Secretary to support their Private Clients team on a permanent basis.

The position is due to start immediately on a full time basis. The salary on offer is up to £22,500 dependent on experience.

The ideal candidate must have experience of working with a Law Firm and knowledge of Private Client work is desirable.

Duties will include (but not limited to):

  • Supporting a team of pool secretaries and handling Private Client Secretarial work
  • Undertaking diary and task management, and providing general support for busy Fee Earners
  • Acting as the first point of contact for taking messages from news and existing clients
  • Handling work with accuracy and speed, including typing/processing legal documents such as correspondence and bills, from manuscript or digital dictation
  • Organising new and ongoing files in electronic and paper format

Rewards and Benefits:

  • 24-days Annual Leave (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Life Assurance
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Cycle to Work
  • Benefits Vouchers Platform
  • Client/Recruitment Referral Bonuses
  • Discounted Wills & Conveyancing



Working hours:

  • 35 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday, 09:15 – 17:15

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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