Legal Secretary - Insolvency - Manchester

Recruiter
Undisclosed Company
Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
31 May 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Ref
LSITFGM123
Contact
Manpower UK
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

LEGAL SECRETARY - INSOLVENCY/PERSONAL INJURY/LITIGATION

NOTTINGHAM

£20,000 - £25,000 PER ANNUM

MONDAY - FRIDAY - 09:00 AM - 17:30 PM

Overview

My client are a top 50, full service commercial law firm with 13 offices spread across the UK. They have a strong financial base with a turnover of over £80 million. Their growing firm has over 900 members of staff. The Legal 500 and Chambers legal guides consistently rank our lawyers in their top tiers. They are now looking to employ a Full-Time permanent Legal Secretary to join their Real Estate department and are looking to pay a salary between £20,000 - £25,000 per annum depending on experience.

Job Role

  • You will be expected to provide an effective and efficient secretarial support service to the lawyers in Insolvency in our Manchester office.

  • You will produce documents and letters as directed by fee earners; will attend to clients by telephone and in person; and will assist fee earners with day to day administrative matters to include: opening new files, closing files and archiving, file organisation, billing procedures, making appointments and arranging meetings.

  • The successful candidate must be well organised, able to show initiative, capable of working under pressure when necessary, have excellent communication skills, be a real team player and have a flexible and professional approach with a willingness to get involved with the office as a whole. We are interested in hearing from candidates who are highly motivated and have the drive to deliver a quality service to both fee earners and clients.

  • We have a clear Diversity and Equal Opportunities Policy in place and it applies to all aspects of recruitment, employment, promotion and training.

  • Part of this is providing an inclusive work environment where everyone has the opportunity to succeed; and making sure there are no obstacles based on sexual orientation, disability, age, gender, marital status, race, national or ethnic origin, colour, pregnancy and maternity, religious or philosophical belief.

Experience

  • Candidates must have Legal Secretary experience within an Insolvency, Personal Injury or Litigation department.
  • The ideal candidate will have legal secretary experience within a real estate department and have an excellent working knowledge of MS Office.

For more information on this role please contact me on 01895 205 493 or email me at Jamie.Rogan @ manpower .co .uk

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