Backhouse Solicitors has recently merged with Duffield Stunt Solicitors and we are now looking to recruit an experienced Legal Secretary to work within our Wills & Probate and Conveyancing teams. This post will form part of a rota within a team of other Legal Secretaries, the shift hours are 08:30 – 5:00, 9:00 – 5:30 and 9:30 to 6:00.  Please also be aware that the role will be based in the main reception with another Legal Secretary initially.

The role will be dealing predominantly with Residential and Commercial Conveyancing matters and Wills & Probate matters but you can expect to carry out the full complement of Legal Secretary & PA duties.

You will confidently deal with clients and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills. You will be a naturally organised Legal Secretary with strong legal administrative and IT skills. You will thrive under pressure and never tire of deadlines. Finally, you will manage your own time well and be a confident user of the Microsoft Office suite.

Duties will include audio typing, document production, diary management, meeting and greeting clients. Experience of the Osprey document management system will be an advantage but not essential as full training will be given.

Salary dependent on experience.

Please send CV with cover letter to:

The Backhouse Solicitors Team

01245 893400