Our ambition for the role
We are looking for an experienced and organised legal secretary to provide a full secretarial and administrative service to our insurance disputes national service line (NSL) in London, as well as assisting the rest of our NSL as required.
Your work will include typing correspondence and documents, being responsible for managing documents and papers, arranging meetings and making travel arrangements, team marketing activities and processing expense claims. This vacancy is based in our Norwich office.
Why should I apply?
This is a chance to develop your career with the growth of our Norwich office.
What experience is required?
We are looking for an experienced legal secretary. At least six GCSE passes or equivalent (including maths and English) at Grade C or above are required. A solid educational background and an excellent working knowledge of IT packages (Excel, Word and Powerpoint) is also needed. Strong and accurate audio typing skills are essential.
What skills and attributes would I need?
You will be able to demonstrate:
Strong administration skills
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
A high standard of prioritisation and organisational skills
The ability to work in a team
A high level of confidentiality
IT literacy and a willingness to learn new skills
Personal skills & attributes
The successful candidate will have a proactive attitude to their work. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work individually and as a team are paramount, as is the ability to build sustainable relationships with both clients and fee earners.
Mills & Reeve LLP - 12 months ago