An internationally recognised law firm is looking to hire a German speaking Legal Secretary with a background in international arbitration and litigation to join their Central London based team.
The firm prides itself upon its excellence of service and commitment to every client, and this opportunity is perfect for a good team player who regularly goes the extra mile to support their colleagues. The role requires a professional individual who is fully committed, proactive, good problem solving skills, full awareness of client confidentiality and the ability to handle pressure.
-General document production(such as court forms) from basic templates
-Legal research using Westlaw or Lexis
-Database maintenance (using Interaction or Carpe Diem software)
-Diary management, complex travel arrangements, preparing itineraries, processing expenses and schedule coordination - with both internal contacts and third parties
-Assisting members of staff where necessary
-Providing support at hearings where required
-Additional secretarial support during absences of team members
-Ability to use MS Office programmes with ease
-Full working proficiency in both German and English, with the ability to communicate clearly and in the appropriate tone, both over the phone and through written correspondence
-Familiarity with the legal industry, preferably litigation and international arbitration
-Good prioritisation, organisation and communication skills
-Full flexibility to adapt to demands of the job
This is an exciting permanent opportunity beginning immediately. If you are currently available and have the required skill set please send your CV in word format.
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