Legal Secretary - Corporate (Top Tier Legal Firm)

  • £20000 - 24000
  • Permanent

Posted: 10 June 2021

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Honeycomb is assisting a prestigious top tier law firm, with the recruitment of a Corporate Legal Secretary. This is an amazing opportunity to join a highly successful practice and be part of a fast paced team.

This is a full time permanent position.

The Client

Our client, a prestigious top tier law firm in Belfast who emphasise on teamwork and a progressive culture for all. This is an exciting opportunity for a legal secretary to join a dynamic and diverse firm.

The Role

You will be a key member of the legal support team, reporting into the Senior Partner and Procurement Team.

In this pivotal role, you will be responsible for supporting the fee earners with daily administrative responsibilities.

Responsibilities

* Managing documentation to include scanning and printing of documents, e-filing and updating of fee earner files

* General administration to include Mimecast, diary planning, booking meetings, emails and opening and closing files

* Adhering to all manual and electronic filing systems

* Dealing with telephone calls and assisting clients

* Researching and summarising legal information

* Issuing correspondence

* Amending large documents

* Assisting relevant fee earners in the conduct of files as required

* Billing

Essential Criteria

* At least 1 years' experience in a similar role

* Must be currently working in a busy legal role or professional services environment

Desirable Criteria

* Secretarial qualification

Skills & Attributes

* Strong organisational skills, ability to prioritise work and meet target deadlines under time constraints.

* The ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.

* Excellent knowledge of PDF, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook is essential, with the ability to format.

* Strong communication skills and be able to take direction.

* Strong precision and accuracy skills.

The Package

* Competitive salary - negotiable dependant on experience

* Hybrid working - WFH/Office

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Rachael Stewart, Professional Services Team at Honeycomb 028 9620 7050

If you have a disability which means you require assistance at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact us directly to discuss.

Honeycomb is committed to providing equality of opportunity to all.

** Please note, we are receiving an exceptionally high number of applications and present and will be unable to shortlist candidates who are not meeting the specific requirements for this role. Due to the high volume of applications, we may be unable to provide individual feedback. We thank you in advance for your understanding. **

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