Legal Secretary – Family

Location

Worthing

Description

Legal Secretary

GWCA Solicitors provide legal services for individuals and businesses, with offices in Arundel, Broadwater, Goring, Hove, Lancing Rustington, Steyning and Worthing.

We take pride in always offering a professional service.

Due to growth, we have a position for a Family Secretary within one of our branches in Worthing.

Roles and Responsibilities

Prepare correspondence and documents through digital dictation, word processing and be IT literate, able to work as part of a team but also under your own initiative.

The role involves working for one fee earner and supporting them by performing various administrative duties. These include typing legal documents and correspondence, answering the phones, organising diaries, maintaining organised files, communicating with clients, and answering simple enquiries.

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.

Making appointments, arrange meetings and to maintain an up-to-date diary for their (his/her) principal.

Flexible to cover other legal secretaries around the business.

Salary

£20,000 – £25,000/annum

Benefits

20 Days holiday, (rising to 25 days after 2 years’ service Birthday Day off, Eyecare scheme, Christmas shutdown, Long Service Awards.

To Apply

If you are interested in this position, please send a covering letter and your CV to hr@gwca.co.uk