Legal Secretary - National Firm

Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1806-162165
Salary: $58000.00 - $65000.00 per annum
about the company
Located within the heart of Brisbane's CBD, this national Law firm have experienced continued growth over recent years. This firm is renowned for their promotion of work/life balance and currently have a fantastic career opportunity for a Legal Secretary looking to join their high performing team!
about the role
Supporting a two Partners, and providing float support across varies practice groups this role will see the successful candidate responsible for:
  • Managing diaries and scheduling appointments
  • Liaising with high profile clients
  • Processing billing
  • Amending documents, briefs & court documents (tracking, cross referencing & working with styles)
  • Communicating professionally and effectively with clients and colleague across multiple levels
  • Managing incoming and outgoing phone calls
  • Assisting with telephone enquiries
  • Opening and closing files
  • Maintaining an effective filing system
  • Preparing documents and letters
  • Maintaining strict confidentiality

about you
To be considered for this opportunity, you must be able to demonstrate:
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience working as a Legal Secretary across multiple practice groups
  • Advanced MS Office skills (tracking, cross referencing & working with styles)
  • A fast and accurate typing speed (65wpm +)
  • Billing experience
  • Confidence liaising with internal and external clients
  • Professional personal presentation
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • High levels of organisation and the ability to prioritise
  • A positive and friendly attitude with a willingness to learn 
  • Initiative to work autonomously when required