Legal Secretary

  • Location
    Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 26000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Legal
  • External Reference
    JN-022021-165452

Adecco Cramlington are delighted to be working with our Legal client who are seeking a driven and pro-active Legal Secretary to join their niche family run law firm.



Salary £20 - £26k dependent upon experience



Minimum requirements shall include:



* Audio and copy typing


* Ensuring electronic filing systems are maintained accurately


* Helping with general administration and supporting the lawyers to maintain high standards of client care


* Maintaining awareness of client cases with good file review systems with proven organisational skills


* Daily tasks include file opening and closing, diary management and maintaining compliance systems



Experience required:


The candidate should have previous legal secretarial experience and have knowledge of Windows, Word, Microsoft Office, Excel, Outlook, case management systems and digital dictation.


A high level of attention to detail and understanding of the requirements of compliance and the machinations of working in a professional law firm are essential. Excellent written communication and organisational skills are a pre requisite for this busy role in a progressive law firm.



The working hours are Monday - Friday working hours are May 9am - 5pm. However, there will be overtime on occasion when the solicitors need additional assistance.

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: Steven Parker