Legal Secretary

  • Location
    Halifax, West Yorkshire
  • Category
    Legal - Legal Secretary
  • Contract Type
  • External Reference
  • Salary
    23000 £ - 25000 £ / Year

Role: Legal Secretary

Location: Halifax

Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 dependant on experience

Hours: Between 8.30am - 17.15pm with 1 hour lunch

Start date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Are you an experienced Legal Secretary or Audio Typist? Have you previously worked within Criminal Law? Do you enjoy working in a client facing environment? Are you looking for a busy and varied role? If so, we have a fantastic opportunity to join a successful law firm in Halifax.

Our client is looking to recruit an experienced Legal Secretary to join their business on a full-time permanent basis to start ASAP. The hours of work are 8.30am till 5.15pm Monday to Friday. The salary for this role is up to £25,000 dependant on experience.

You would be responsible for:

  • You would be located on the main reception desk; answering calls and meeting and greeting clients

  • Supporting several fee earners from 3 other offices with audio typing requirements

  • Typing letters, statements and other documents

  • Booking video links and setting these up with all parties required

  • Booking train tickets

  • Arranging prison visits

  • Filing and general admin duties

  • Ad hoc accounts administration

Skills / Experience required:

  • Previous Legal Secretary/ audio typing experience is essential;

  • Experience in criminal law would be desirable

  • Excellent communication skills, a Strong customer focus with a high standard of service

  • A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Ability to deliver to deadlines

  • Computer literate with experience in Word and Excel

Location: This role would suit anyone who lives in Halifax, Brighouse, Bradford and surrounding areas.

To take your first step in securing this position please apply online. You will be contacted within 48 hours if you have been shortlisted for this role.

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