Job Details

Jazz Personnel

Job Title:
Legal Secretary (Family Law)
Monday 25th February 2019
Friday 26th April 2019
£18,000 - £20,000

Jazz Personnel have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Legal Secretary to join our client, a highly reputable firm, who continuously provide a high-quality service with a very personal touch, based in Derby.


  • Receive and sort incoming mail
  • Attend Post Office to process outgoing mail
  • Greet clients and visitors, prepare refreshments
  • Take card payments from clients
  • Arrange meetings, book conference rooms and manage fee-earners’ electronic diaries
  • Receive and direct telephone calls, take messages and pass on in a timely manner  
  • Respond to client queries in a helpful and courteous manner ensuring the client experiences the highest quality of service possible
  • Ensure confidentiality of all the firm’s and clients’ documentation and information
  • File management including daily filing, opening, closing, storage and retrieval of client files
  • Updating and maintaining client information on internal database
  • Request cheques, bank transfers and pay in cheques received
  • Photocopying, printing and other administration duties
  • Ensure tidy work area at all times

The successful candidate will have the following skills:

  • Audio typing to a high standard
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with those at all levels
  • Computer literate, including proficiency in MS Office, word and excel
  • Able to maintain a high level of presentation and accuracy
  • Enthusiastic and hardworking
  • Strong organisational skills and keen to learn
  • Able to integrate well into a team
  • Able to keep track of key dates

 Do not miss out on this fantastic opportunity, apply now!

Recruiter information:
Jazz Personnel
Recruitment / Consulting
Boho Six, Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS1 1RE, United Kingdom

Jazz Personnel is an innovative, legal business support recruitment consultancy with an emphasis on quality of opportunity for candidates and excellence in our offer to clients.

With offices in the North East & South East, we listen and learn from our clients and candidates in order to continually develop and enhance our service delivery, responding to their needs. This commitment together with a relentless work ethic will ensure a progressive quality service which encompasses all of our work.

Integrity is vital to our operations and our services are open, transparent, detailed and designed to deliver an excellent customer experience with exceptional results.

Our passion is for delivering excellence in recruitment outcomes.


The go-to resource for legal business support talent in the UK.

We specialise in matching the best legal secretarial and business support staff with leading law firms across the country. People are a business’ most important asset, which is why we work closely with all of our candidates and clients to ensure a perfect fit.


When it comes to business technology, we’re at the forefront of innovation, making our recruitment process simple, effective and streamlined. For this reason, we continue to invest in the latest recruitment software on the market, together with leading candidate sourcing, job posting and applicant tracking software. We also reach out and engage with our candidates, clients and followers on social media channels.


We share the latest news from the legal sector on our blog and social media, enabling candidates and clients to remain up-to-date with important developments and trends. Our consultants are some of the most experienced in the business, and always make informed decisions when it comes to placing people in workplaces.


As a fast-growing consultancy, we know a thing or two about ambition. We began our journey in 2016 with a clear vision; to provide a truly bespoke and personal service to our candidates and clients. Since then, we’ve worked tirelessly to build lasting relationships with law firms and to help further the careers of our candidates. Our reputation has enabled us to develop from a regional to a UK-wide recruitment agency.

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