Trainee Legal Secretary - Boutique Technology Law - Buckinghamshire

£14000 - £16000 per annum + + Benefits

I am looking for a candidate that is perhaps a recent school leaver (GCSE or A Level) and is looking for an opportunity to start their career or a candidate that is looking to career change and to become a legal secretary. If you have previous admin experience, this would be a bonus!

This is an excellent opportunity to join a small, innovative technology focused boutique law firm supporting around 20 lawyers. They will provide you with a wealth of support and development to become a full fledged Legal Secretary.

This is a brand new role in an existing team of 3, due to expansion within the firm.

My clients specialises in corporate law, contract law, technology law, employment law and commercial property.

This role is based within The Administration Support team and you will be carrying out a variety of tasks to support the team of lawyers.

Your role will cover the below:

* Carrying out a secretarial role to support fee earners.
* Assisting with a broad variety of administrative tasks, from audio typing to filing confidential client correspondence.
* Typing up of agreements, contracts, letters, emails and other correspondence either from transcript or audio dictation.
* Receive telephone calls, recording and passing on accurate messages.
* Diary management and the organisation of meetings.
* Greet clients and demonstrate good customer service skills.
* Requirements:

* Committed individual who has a strong desire to become a legal secretary
* Keen to learn secretarial skills with focus on accuracy and attention to detail.
* Good or some working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel and Outlook.
* Ability to prioritise work load to meet deadlines
* Willingness to work well as part of a busy, friendly team.
* Have an excellent telephone manner.

This is a really, really smashing firm to work for, they hugely passionate about being innovators in their field and they have a very collaborative and inspiring working environment.

If you would like to know about this role please apply below

WA Consultants is an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as described within The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.

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  • Posted: 2 weeks ago
  • Consultant: TJ
  • Phone: 01392 666060

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