Legal Secretary


Role: Legal Secretary

Location: Huddersfield

Salary: Up to £24,000 dependant on experience

Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Start date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Benefits: 24 days + Bank holidays, Birthday off work, 1.5 days at Christmas, Pension Scheme, Perkbox

Are you an experienced legal secretary looking for a new opportunity to start as soon as possible? Are you looking to join and established practice with a friendly and professional team? If so, this could be the role for you!

Our client is looking to recruit an experienced Legal Secretary to join their busy team in Huddersfield They are looking for someone who ideally has Commercial/Corporate Law experience however would be open to candidates without this specific experience.

The successful candidate will have a flexible approach, be able to prioritise workload and cope well under pressure.

The core hours are 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday, however some flexibility could be given if needed. You'll be required to work 35 hours per week and our client is looking to offer a salary of £22,000 to £24,000 depending on experience. The role is based in central Huddersfield so has great commuting links (Huddersfield Train Station).

  • Supporting 3 equity partners and 2 solicitors

  • Preparing legal documents and other correspondence by digital dictation

  • Typing letters, statements and other documents

  • Formatting documents, tracking changes

  • General administrative duties

What you can bring to the team:

  • Previous Legal Secretary/audio typing experience is essential;

  • Experience in Commercial/Corporate 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 cope with high workloads and pressure at times

  • A confident and flexible approach to work

  • Computer literate with experience in Word and Excel

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

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