Support Staff Vacancies


Full time Legal Secretary/Assistant Private Client Team – Sidmouth

Due to retirement we are looking for a highly motivated private client secretary/assistant to work in our Sidmouth office for the Team. You will be required to pick up overflow typing within the Team, cover reception on occasions and assist generally so a flexible approach to duties is essential.

To apply for this position you will need to have excellent attention to detail, accuracy and presentation and be able to audio/touch type at speeds in excess of 65wpm.

The role is varied and includes:

  • digital audio typing
  • diary and brought forward management
  • telephone contact with clients
  • file opening and management

The right candidate would have the following attributes:

  • Be prepared to work extremely hard for a very committed team.
  • Have a sense of humour.
  • Display a pleasant manner in dealing with colleagues and clients. Tact and resilience are essential qualities.
  • An effective communicator, both orally and in writing, having a good command of written English.
  • Personally efficient and well organised, with good control of diary systems and competent with computer facilities.
  • Ability to work and respond calmly under pressure in a busy environment.
  • Excellent IT skills.
  • Able to audio type at speeds in excess of 65wpm.
  • Full time hours – Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.15pm with one hour for lunch.

Salary at market rate commensurate with experience.


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