Legal Secretary - Court of Protection

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Office Services

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £22000.00 - £23000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rachel Murphy

  • Contact email:

    rachel.murphy@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/561233

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-25

  • Start date:

    26/08/2020 15:13:40

LEGAL TYPIST / SECRETARY
£22k - £23k
Manchester City Centre
Permanent Contract

One of Search's key clients is looking for an experienced Legal Typist to join their fast growing Solicitors based in Manchester City Centre. The successful candidate will be expected to provide extensive support to the Fee Earners in the Court Protection Team.

Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5.15pm

The main duties and responsibilities of the role will be:

* Typing digital dictation for the Court of Protection department and supporting the team as a whole
* Copying, scanning enclosures and maintaining the smooth-running of client files.
* Assisting the admin team with filing for the Court of Protection department when required and organising client files utilising the firm's equipment as appropriate.
* Ensure client files are maintained in compliance with the firm's office manual procedures, that all filing is carried out promptly and efficiently by the firm Office Administrators and that files are neat and tidy and suitably organised.
* Be prepared to carry out any other reasonable management request to facilitate the smooth running and development of the firm
* Observe and adhere to all the firm's established policies and procedures, as amended from time to time, paying particular regard to the Health and Safety Policy and the Equal Opportunities Policy.

Experience Required:

* Previous administration experience in a Legal firm
* Worked within a Court Protection Team (desirable)
* Excellent knowledge of Microsoft systems, especially word
* Experience of Typing digital dictation


If you are interested in this position then APPLY NOW!

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