We're currently looking for a Secretary to join our Newcastle office. Situated in the most picturesque spot on the Quayside it's hard to imagine a more stunning location. This role is a full time position on a 12 month fixed term contract.
So what are we looking for?
In order to provide excellent service to clients, we need excellent people. Aside from our Lawyers we also need skilled and talented support staff and this leads to our current opening in Newcastle. We are looking for a secretary to support a team of lawyers across our 4 main business areas: Real Estate, Corporate and Commercial, Private Wealth and Dispute Resolution.
You must have a strong legal secretarial background as you'll be working across multiple teams, with proven experience of working within a professional law firm. Excellent IT skills and a strong team ethic are essential as you will need to be able to work closely with your team members to deliver a first class service to our clients. You must be able to demonstrate strong audio typing skills using digital dictation, be a strong team player with a flexible attitude to work. Good communication and relationship building skills are a must, as is the ability to meet deadlines. We use Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook, so experience of working with these and other bespoke legal packages is necessary.