Legal secretary vacancy (full time)

Legal secretary vacancy (full time)

We are a full-service law firm noted for giving expert, practical and personal service to local, national and international clients.

We have a solid reputation for providing first-class legal advice, high-calibre yet approachable lawyers, and exceptional client care to local, national and international clients.

A bit about the role:

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced full-time legal secretary to join our highly-regarded litigation & dispute resolution department. Recent legal experience in a similar department would be advantageous.

A bit about what we need from you:

  • High word-processing and audio-typing skills (must be familiar with Microsoft Office)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good telephone manner
  • Adaptable and able to work under pressure
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills
  • Ability to learn and efficiently use practice and case management legal software
  • Experience of working in a litigation department would be advantageous 

A bit about us:

Willans employs around 75 people at our four Regency offices overlooking the park on Imperial Square in Cheltenham. We provide a friendly and supportive working environment, a competitive salary and pension scheme.

Contract: permanent, subject to a satisfactory probationary period

Hours per week: Monday to Friday 9am-5:15pm with an hour for lunch

Remuneration: As well as a competitive salary and pension, we offer a range of staff benefits including medical cover, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and excellent working conditions.

To apply please email your cv, with a covering letter, to:

.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), for the attention of Bridget Redmond, Managing Partner.

Willans is an equal opportunities employer.

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High word-processing and audio-typing skills (must be familiar with Microsoft Office)

Excellent interpersonal skills
Good telephone manner
Adaptable and able to work under pressure
Excellent organisational and administrative skills

GCSE passes in English and Maths

Ability to learn and efficiently use practice and case management legal software