We are currently recruiting for an experienced Legal Secretary working for a Criminal Defence law firm based in Oldham / Hyde. This is a temporary to permanent opportunity initially with a permanent salary of between £17,000 to £20,000pa, working Monday to Friday 9.00AM – 5.00PM. The role will initially be temporary in the Oldham branch, however after a few weeks would then move to a more fixed base in Hyde, however travel between the 2 sites would be expected on occassion.

About The Role:

Preparing correspondence and documents

Answering the phone

Audio typing

Opening files

Online searches

Speaking with clients

Meeting arrangements


Dealing with post

Any other administration or secretarial duties as required.

Essential Skills & Experience

Ideally experience in Criminal Law

Previouis legal secretarial support background

Good communicator

Strong Audio typing skills

Must be able to work independently

Must be down to earth and able to fit in well with a small team

About The Benefits

Hours Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

20 days holiday plus bank holiday

Free parking

Great transport links, easily accessible on public transport

Excellent well established company

To Apply

If this sounds like a role you will LOVE, please send your CV to gemma.chapman@jobwise.co.uk

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