Legal Secretary / Paralegal

Legal Secretary - Chester, North West

Ref: 267Thursday 28 July 2022

£18k - £25k, dependent on experience

Legal Secretary / Paralegal

Location: Chester
Working hours: 5 days a week, 9am – 5:30pm with 1 hour for lunch
Benefits: £18k - £25k dependent on experience, 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, competitive pension scheme (with a 6.5% employer pension contribution after 12 months of service)

Do you want to join a well-established firm who pride themselves on their excellent level of customer service?

With their Solicitors having an average of 18 years’ experience and their clients giving them an average of 4.8/5 on Trustpilot – as well as excellent testimonials to be found from their employees - you can be sure that this is a firm you will enjoy a rewarding career with. 

If you are experienced in supporting a fast paced private client or property team, read on to confirm this is a good fit for you!

Here's what you'll be doing:

  • Creating files to ensure a smoother process for external clients as well as your colleagues
  • Legal audio transcription and copy typing
  • Assisting with reception duties
  • Diary management
  • Filing and general administration; including incoming and outgoing post
  • Generally assisting in all aspects of the firms private client and commercial property work, taking a proactive approach to working together with your team and ensuring an excellent level of care to the firms clients

What you'll need to be successful: 

  • Excellent word-processing and audio-typing skills
  • Previous experience as a legal secretary – preferably supporting a private client or property team
  • Confident and organised, you’ll be able to work on your own initiative
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office and legal case management systems
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills – a great fit for the team is as important as your skills and experience!

Interested to learn more? Here's what to do next:

  1. Apply with your updated CV
  2. Once your application is received, Senior Consultant Cat Bernal will call at your convenience, to get to know you, answer any questions you may have about the role, and tell you more about the client
  3. Cat will send your amazing profile over to the client for review
  4. You are invited for an interview to verify all the exciting truths about this opportunity and the company you'll be working at
  5. You get through to final stages and wow the client with your obvious passion and skills
  6. You get the job and tell everyone how amazing your life has become

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