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Job Reference: AS1294


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

Job Description

Secretary - Private Client - Cambridge 
Competitive Salary & Benefits

Due to growth our client, a highly regarded national law firm, are are seeking a secretary to join their Private Client team. You will provide efficient legal administration support for busy teams of fee earners and therefore you will need experience of working in a similar role in a fast-paced environment, however experience of legal secretarial experience is not essential.

Tasks will include:

  • Working on legal documents, proof reading and formatting

  • Drafting emails and letters in accordance with instructions

  • Producing invoices and maintaining billing spreadsheets and trackers

  • Producing documents using audio typing

  • Conducting searches (Lawyer search, Insolvency, Compliance regulation)

  • Providing support to the team handling room bookings, diary management and travel requirements.

Skills Required:
  • Good experience of Microsoft systems and preferably experience in Case Management systems

  • The ability to manage tight deadlines, changing priorities and volume workloads is a pre-requisite for this role.

  • Be well organised, be able to multi-task and take a pro-active approach to your work

  • Team player and willing to get stuck into new things.

  • Candidates must have excellent excel skills and reformatting experience

  • Legal experience is not essential, however, experience of working in a professional services environment is desirable for this role. Candidates with a legal background in Private Client will be at an advantage.

If you like the look of this role apply now.
Alternatively for further information and a confidential discussion please contact hollie.preston@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803 813

Team Contact: Hollie Preston

Hollie specialises in private client solicitor recruitment as well as the hiring of legal support professionals. (Paralegals, Legal Secretaries, HR, Finance & Marketing). 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 individu…


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Sharon L - Legal PA , Cambridge


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