Legal Secretary, St Albans
Salary up to £23k.
A highly regarded multi service law firm in the centre of St Albans is looking to recruit an experienced legal secretary on a full time permanent. The role has arisen due to a recent promotion and it will be to provide full secretarial support to a Criminal Partner alongside general secretarial and administrative to the rest of the office as required.
The successful legal secretary will support the Partner and a solicitors through a variety of duties including audio/copy typing, general administrative support on the files, drafting/amending legal documentation, opening/closing/archiving files, arranging client meetings/calls, filing, photocopying etc
You will have at least 12 months experience working as a legal secretary and you will have a minimum typing speed of 60 wpm. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be looking for an exciting new challenge.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a professional and forward thinking firm that offers a friendly working environment, good quality work and has a solid reputation in the market.
Please contact Amy Turner, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK's leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.
Please see our website www.douglas-scott.co.uk for more legal positions.
0113 467 7571
Amy joined Douglas Scott in November 2010 and has extensive experience covering the Manchester and Yorkshire markets. She currently manages the Yorkshire desk and works with various clients across the Yorkshire and North-East areas and deals with key client accounts on a nationwide basis. Amy returned from maternity leave in early 2017 and dove straight back to work, managing a large Master Vendor account as well as its dedicated team of consultants. Amy has been in recruitment since June 2004 and before making the move into legal recruitment she worked in the accountancy and finance sector. She graduated with a Public Relations Degree from the University of Lincoln and before this studied at Harrogate Ladies College. In her spare time, she cares for her young daughter Evie.
"I am very grateful to Amy. She was professional but also encouraging and supportive in a very brief space of time. She most definitely goes the extra mile. Amy made it very easy for me to be positive and think about my attributes, which had a knock-on effect when I had my interview."
Legal Secretary | Leeds