Legal Assistant

One of Exeter's very top law firms are looking to hire a Legal Assistant to join their successful Real Estateteam. This role will be heavily involved with supporting the team and may also include some PA duties, which might provide a good opportunity to take on extra responsibility and accelerate your career progression and development. Working in modern, slick and classy offices in Exeter, this position offers a fantastic working environment, as well asa friendly and professional team to work with. We are ideally looking for someone who has some experience of working within an office environment and maybe an interest in law. However, while it would be desirable,you don't need to have worked within the legal sector previously.


Tasks will include:

  • Supporting fee earners in the business with administration
  • Speaking to clients over the phone and face-to-face
  • Opening, closing and filing of documents and case-files
  • Assist with the billing process
  • Scanning, photocopying and printing of documents
  • General other administrative duties as required


Skills and experience required:

  • Some previous experience within an admin role would be ideal
  • An interest or previous experience withinthe legal sector would be advantageous
  • A professional, positive and enthusiastic approach
  • Excellent computer skills, including the use of the Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Good attention to detail


Hours and Benefits:

  • 09:00 - 17:00 Monday to Friday
  • Flexibility to work from home up to 3 days per week (minimum of 2 days in the office)
  • 25 days holiday
  • 2 x discretionary bonuses each year
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension
  • Free eye tests
  • Free health screening
  • Dental insurance scheme
  • Enhanced maternity leave
  • Flexi-holiday scheme (buy or sell up to 5 days of holiday each year)
  • Agile working day (work from home 1 day a week)
  • Long service awards
  • Vitality Health Private Medical Insurance
  • Annual salary reviews
  • Discounted legal services, including Wills
  • Business travel insurance
  • Cycle2Work scheme
  • and more...


To apply, please submit your application or alternatively please contact James at Aspiria Recruit (contact details on the Aspiria Recruit website)

Posted
05/01/2022
Location
Devon, England, UK