Legal Secretary

  • Location:
    Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary:
    c£10 - c£11 / per hour D.O.E
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Business Support Jobs
  • Deadline:
    August 27, 2022

Express Recruitment are proud to be supporting a leading law firm who are currently seeking an experienced Legal Secretary to join their team, in their modern offices based in Peterborough.

Our client is renowned across the Cambridgeshire for providing an excellent service to their clients and are truly recognised for all they do. The ideal candidate for this role will have experience of working in a fast paced environment and will have previous experience within a similar role.


  • Create legal documentation to include drafting of letters
  • Complete typing tasks (both audio and copy) using confidential case notes
  • Respond to and redirect incoming emails
  • Handle telephone calls from clients and take detailed messages
  • Complete archiving duties for confidential case files


  • Previous secretarial experience essential
  • Knowledge of legal disciplines, criminal, family or mediation preferred but all considered
  • Fast and accurate typing speeds (50 words per minute or more)
  • Strong organisational skills, able to meet timescale deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills with colleagues and clients of all levels

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to develop their legal career within a firm who really do value their employees, but it won’t be around long – if you think you have what it takes, APPLY NOW!

Salary: c£10 – £11 per hour D.O.E

Hours: Full-time

Location: Peterborough

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.