Temporary Litigation Secretary

Recruiter
Redwood Search
Location
Worcester
Salary
9.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Temporary Litigation Secretary - Immediate Start
Worcester
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
GBP9.00 per hour

Our client, based in Worcester town centre is looking to recruit a temporary Litigation Secretary to start immediately.

The role -

  • Audio typing of correspondence and legal documents for the Department
  • Dealing with correspondence
  • Dealing with clients on the telephone and in person, taking their instructions and messages and relaying to the appropriate member of the Department
  • Liaising with other professional firms
  • Arranging office meetings and Court hearings, liaising with Barristers Chambers etc
  • Internet Research and ordering documentation (e.g. Land Registry, Royal Mail, etc.)
  • Making appointments and maintaining the diary
  • Filing, making up new files
  • Photocopying
  • Helping other fee earners and departments within the practice should the work load permit

Skills Knowledge and Experience required -

  • Audio and typewriting/word processing skills to an acceptable standard of speed and accuracy (the equivalent of at least RSA word processing Stage II Intermediate).
  • Minimum of four GCSE subjects (or equivalent), one of which must be English.
  • A minimum of two years secretarial experience preferred, legal knowledge and experience an advantage.
  • Computer Literate and able to research legal papers

General secretarial skills including -

  • Ability to organise filing and documentation
  • A pleasant and competent telephone manner
  • Maintaining diary and a knowledge of general office procedures.


Recommend your family and friends to us and on their successful placement, we will give you up to GBP250 worth of vouchers of your choice. (T&C's apply).

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