Legal Secretary

Taunton, United Kingdom | Permanent, full-time
| £17,000 - £19,000 per annum
Ref: MB167 (1 week ago)
Tired of working tirelessly with no support, reward or recognition?

Why not work with a firm where you are rewarded for your work with a competitive salary, 5% pension contribution, Life Assurance of 4 x salary, 23 days annual leave – rising as your time with the firm increases, enhanced Maternity and Paternity leave, plus a number of further excellent benefits.

We’re currently partnering with a leading Law Firm to recruit a Legal Secretary to join their Private Client Team in Taunton. With an excellent reputation in the local market, this firm is highly regarded, with a number of significant recent awards secured.

We know the role of a Legal Secretary can be a challenging one. It’s important you not only enjoy the role you are in, but critically the people you work alongside. Our client has an enviable reputation for staff retention and from the moment you walk through the door on your first day you will feel at ease with your surroundings and colleagues.

Now you understand the firm, let’s explore the role in more detail.

You will be responsible for providing a pro-active support to Fee Earners within the firm within the Private Client Team. The support you provide will be covering a broad range of remits, including:
  • Typing and document production
  • Diary management for Partners and Fee Earners
  • Initial drafting of correspondence
  • File management 
  • Billing
Our client is open to receiving applications from Legal Secretaries who have operated within a Private Client Team or from those who are, or have operated within other departments. Our client will occasionally look for individuals to join them without previous Legal Secretarial experience, however due to the importance of this role a background of operating as a Legal Secretary is essential for this position.

Naturally, you will need excellent communication skills as well as being passionate about providing a high-quality service.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary of £17,000 - £19,000 depending on experience, combined with a host of amazing benefits as highlighted above. In addition, free parking is available on site with offices situated with easy links to Junction 25 of the M5.

If this sounds like you, let’s have a conversation about the position in more detail. Either submit an application below or give us a call in the Taunton office for Change Recruitment.

Change Recruitment Services Limited provides services as an Agency and an Employment Business, and is committed to equal opportunities for all candidates.

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