Our client is a well renown law firm in East Sussex that requires a personal legal secretary. The personal legal secretary role will involve providing secretarial support to several senior personal injury lawyers.
- Accurately typing correspondence and documents (audio typing)
- Diary management
- Digital dictation and day to day administration tasks
- Arranging meetings and appointments with clients on the phone
- Receiving phone calls from clients, solicitors, experts etc
- General administration and file management including archiving and preparing trial bundles
- Opening and closing files
- Use of the internal case management system
- Experience of working as a legal secretary within personal injury
- Excellent touch typing skills and experience of audio typing
- A team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Professional telephone manner
- Experience of working under pressure and to tight deadlines
- Excellent organisational skills
- IT literate and good knowledge of Word and Excel
- Secretarial qualifications are preferable but not essential
- Familiarity with medical terminology is preferable but not essential
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