Legal Secretary / PA

Recruiter
The Khan Partnership LLP
Location
Shropshire
Salary
25000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

The Khan Partnership LLP is a dynamic practice founded in 2004. We specialise in tax litigation, company and commercial law and general commercial litigation. Our clients include high net worth individuals, national and international corporate entities, governments and owner-managed businesses. We are highly ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.

We are seeking to recruit an adaptable, versatile, experienced and motivated Legal PA/Secretary to join our administration team with assisting our Partners and Fee Earners and to be responsive to the changing needs and priorities of the departments.

This will include but will not be limited to the main responsibilities given below.

Candidates must demonstrate:

  • Extensive experience as a PA/Legal Secretary at Partner/Senior levels (commercial/crime/dispute resolution/tax)

  • Proficiency with MS Word and working on complex lengthy documents

  • 70+ wpm typing speed and attention to detail

  • Legal research

  • Preparing and sending e-mails to include attaching documents, printing and filing of incoming emails, attachments and confirmations

  • Ability to stay calm and composed in demanding situations

  • Have a high degree of self-management and initiative

  • Liaising with clients in a timely, professional and courteous manner

  • Organising appointments and maintenance of a busy diary

  • Good communication skills and excellent personal presentation

  • Ability to multi task, plan and prioritise work

  • Attention to detail

  • Flexible regarding working hours when necessary

  • Be team orientated and able to 'think outside the box'

For this permanent position we offer a competitive salary and additional benefits such as season ticket loans, gym subsidies and private healthcare with Bupa upon successful completion of a probationary period.