Commercial Legal Secretary

  • Location
    Dudley, West Midlands
  • Salary
    £ 10.26 - £ 10.77 / Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-012019-49202

Great Position Available


Legal Secretary- Temporary on-going


Home Working


£10.26 - £10.77ph




Duties Include but are not limited to:



  • Prepare correspondence and documents through audio-typing and word processing.

  • Administer filing which will include daily filing and the opening, closing, storage and retrieval of client files in accordance with the detailed procedures contained in the office manual.

  • Prepare mail and enclosures for dispatch.

  • Arrange for all copying to be done, in person if general office are not available to undertake the task.

  • Make appointments, arrange meetings, reserve meeting rooms and maintain an up to date diary for her principal(s).

  • If the facilities available through General Office are not available, prepare the meeting room(s) for meetings and clear the room at the end of a meeting.

  • If the General Office is not available, provide refreshments for meetings.

  • Provide support to other secretaries as required.

  • Provide guidance to junior and temporary secretaries when required to do so.

  • Attend clients both in person and on the telephone and to provide such support in a professional and friendly manner in keeping with the firm's standards for client care.

  • Undertake any specific training when required to do so and overall to have a responsibility towards self-development.

  • Ensure the confidentiality of all the firm's and clients documentation and information.

  • Must be willing to cover the Wolverhampton office when required



Skills/Experience Required:



  • Have a high degree of self management & initiative

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Confident with own work

  • Previous employment within the legal sector covering either Residential, Private, Employment or Family law would be an advantage but not essential

  • Ability to work on own or with a team when needed


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Shane Cole