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Job Reference: AS1120

Legal Secretary - Construction

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Position: Legal Secretary - Construction
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Hollie Preston

Job Description

Legal Secretary - Construction - Cambridge - Flexible home working available.
Competitive Salary + Benefits

A leading UK law firm are seeking a self-motivated legal secretary to work as part of a secretarial team to provide professional, proactive, support to a number of fee earners.

Duties will include:

  • Copy typing and dictation

  • Document production

  • Billing, keeping up to date records and filing

  • Production of letters

  • File opening and closing

  • Responding to internal and external telephone enquiries

  • Processing all forms including new client forms, money laundering and training course booking forms

Skills Required:
  • Proven experience of working as a Secretary

  • Previous experience of using a digital dictation tool

  • Excellent spelling and punctuation

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent IT skills, including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel

  • Positive and enthusiastic approach to team work

  • Adaptable and flexible

  • Ability to remain calm and work under pressure to meet strict deadlines

Benefits include, but not limited to:
  • Agile Working Policy

  • Dress for your Day Policy

  • Private Healthcare

  • Pension Scheme (5% employer / 5% Employee)

  • Staff Profit Share / Salary sacrifice (Pensions, Staff Profit Share)

It is essential that you have proven legal secretary experience, ideally within this practice area. Although experienced legal secretaries with backgrounds in other practice areas will be considered.

If you like the look of this role apply now.
Alternatively for more information and a confidential discussion please contact Hollie Preston at Errington Legal Recruitment.

To apply call us on 01223 803 813

Team Contact: Hollie Preston

Hollie has an understanding of both sides of the recruitment process, having experienced being both a hiring manager, and a candidate. She therefore appreciates the importance of correctly assessing the needs of the individual, as well as those of the business/ firm. There is no longevity or success in an incorrect match, but at the same time Hollie is also able to exercise judgement on when it i…


I cannot thank Hollie enough for helping me secure the perfect position. Throughout the whole process Hollie has been helpful, professional and always kept me up to date. I set out my requirements during our first conversation and Hollie went above and beyond to find me a position that suited. The time and attention given to my search is greatly appreciated. Thank you!
Ashley - Paralegal , Cambridge


Errington Legal are out of London Legal Recruitment specialists with offices in:

Milton Keynes

Errington Legal Recruitment
Milton Keynes


20 Station Road

T: 01223 803814


61 Abbeygate Street
Bury St Edmunds
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