Our client is recognised as one of the leading law firms in Cornwall and Devon and the longest established firm in the region. They take enormous pride in being rooted in the communities of the South West, serving the business and personal interests of their clients from an extensive branch network of nine offices, ranging geographically from Penzance in the west to Holsworthy in the east.
Many of their employees have roots in Devon and Cornwall and thus bring an understanding to every legal problem they face. Our client describes themselves as, friendly and professional, they are an employer of choice in the South West for Legal professionals and support staff alike.
An opportunity has arisen for an accurate and efficient Legal Secretary to join the Private Client team at this professional law firm in Liskeard.
The role will involve providing word processing and administrative support for the fee earning staff of the business and dealing with client enquiries in a confidential manner.
Candidates must have excellent skills in client relations, record keeping and IT (Microsoft Office), be capable of prioritising work and using initiative to achieve objectives, transcribing digital dictation accurately and quickly. Experience of secretarial work is highly desirable ideally in a legal setting, but training will be provided for the right candidate who can demonstrate the requisite skills.
The successful candidate will be expected to work as part of a team, a varied and challenging role with great rewards awaits.
HOURS: Part time, 21 hours per week.
Actual working pattern within the limits of Monday to Friday, 9 to 5pm can be flexible.
We would consider additional hours for candidates looking to progress within the fee earning side of the business.
Group pension plan
Annual bonus scheme
Medical cash plan
Plus access to private medical insurance schemes, family friendly benefits and discounted gym membership, cycle to work scheme and discounted shopping vouchers
Please get in touch if you would like more information about this role or send your CV via the form below in complete confidence and we will get back to you.
Legal Southwest will never, without exception, send out your CV without your prior knowledge or consent so please be assured that we treat every application with the utmost confidentiality