Private Client Legal Secretary

York – £16,000 - £19,000

Private Client Legal Secretary
York - Salary up to £19k

An ambitious Private Client Legal Secretary is wanted for a fantastic opportunity with an established, forward thinking multi service law firm in York. Applications are invited from experienced Legal Secretaries, looking for an opportunity to utilise their technical skills and move their careers on in a busy but supportive working environment. Salary goes up to £19,000 depending on experience and comes with excellent benefits.

You will be supporting a Private Client Solicitor on a one to one basis by undertaking the full range of secretarial duties. On a day to day basis your duties will include - typing complex documents using digital dictation; photocopying, faxing and filing; fielding queries from clients; arranging meetings; utilising the Case Management System; archiving files; producing bills; and assisting other departments when required.

Applications are invited from experienced Legal Secretaries ideally with a background in Private Client, looking for a competitive salary and the opportunity to work with a highly reputable firm. The successful candidate will possess at least 2 years secretarial experience gained in a busy law firm environment and you will be naturally organised with excellent administrative and IT skills.

This is a fantastic York based Legal Secretarial Position offering an excellent salary and benefits package.

Douglas Scott is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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Ruth Proctor

Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

Ruth began working for Douglas Scott in 2018 and joined our National Support team to work with a range of small regional practices, boutique firms and larger national practices including well-established departments as well as emerging firms. Before Douglas Scott Ruth worked at the Open University in Edinburgh in their recruitment department.

"I would just like to say what an efficient and professional service I received from Ruth Proctor.

She first contacted me within minutes after I had sent in my CV by e-mail. She was very friendly and polite and went through in detail with me what kind of employment I was looking for. She made me feel very comfortable and was very easy to talk to.   

 Within a couple of days she had arranged an interview for me. She kept me updated at all times by e-mail and by telephone. After my first interview, she contacted me immediately to arrange a second interview for me and I am pleased to say I secured the position as legal secretary and commence my new employment on the 6th March 2019. 

  I will definitely recommend your Agency to friends and family and would not hesitate in contacting Ruth again in the future". 

Family Legal Secretary | Leeds

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Legal Secretary and PA
  • Type: Business Support
  • Salary: £16,000 - £19,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: York
  • Reference: RP55041

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