Legal Administrator

Posted 22 April 2024
Salary Negotiable dependent upon experience
Job type Temporary
Discipline Legal & Governance Recruitment
Contact NameLewis Foley

Job description

Our client, based in Surrey, is currently recruiting for a part-time Legal Administrator on a 3-month temporary contract.

The position is due to start immediately. The hourly rate is negotiable based on experience for this position.

The ideal candidate will have experience handling and assisting with legal casework in a Local Government setting.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Providing administrative support to the Legal Services team

  • Assisting the Legal Business Manager and Borough/Deputy Borough Solicitor with administrative support for the Legal Services team

  • Registering and acknowledging letters, emails and monitor inquiries

  • Providing assistance with the preparation of court bundles and letters

  • Booking Legal Services team meetings

  • Scanning of post and its distribution

  • Photocopying and filing as and when required

  • Assisting lawyers with caseload, subject to close supervision, working efficiently, effectively and economically

Experience required:

Experience required in Local Government

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

Preparing of court bundles and letters

Providing administrative support

Working hours:

21 hours per week

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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