Junior Administrative Assistant

  • Salary:
  • Industry: Business Support
  • Location: Greater London
  • Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Ref #: 1272314
  • Post date: 13th May 2022
The Legal Administrative Assistant collaborates and works within a team environment to provide general administrative support for Attorneys across practice groups and administrative teams within the firm. They will provide a wide range of administrative, clerical, and document services to support the workflow and client service needs of attorneys and other timekeepers. 
  
THE ROLE:
  • Providing designated and “as needed” administrative services to assist in delivering exemplary service. 
  • Making conference room reservations.  Coordinating meals, multimedia, and other services as requested.
  • Coordinating travel arrangements through the Firm’s travel department as requested.
  • Preparing expense reimbursements, payment of invoices, and check requests as needed. 
  • Performing general word processing, including creating and editing forms, and correspondence, ensuring accuracy and completeness.
  • Assisting with the billing process, including editing prebills, generating reports, and sending out final invoices. 
  • Assisting with creating and maintaining client/matter lists and communication lists.
  • Scheduling appointments and calendar dates.  Maintains contacts in Outlook. 
  • Assisting with timenote entry, including inputting timenotes, editing, proofreading, and closing them on a daily basis. 

ESSENTIALS: 
  • CILEx qualified or equivalent with some administrative experience. This is a great opportunity to develop your career within a top law firm.
  • Proficient in Windows-based software including MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and Mac Pac.  Working knowledge of database and time and attendance tracking applications would be desirable.
  • Strong communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with all levels in an organization and build effective internal and external client relationships. 
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail. 
  • Strong team player skills and ability to work collaboratively with diverse individuals at all levels of an organization to achieve results. 
  • Reliability, dependability, and strong motivation to respond to requests quickly.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize work, and meet deadlines.
  • Typing speed of 45wpm+ with high level of accuracy.
  • Flexibility regarding work schedule and availability to work overtime as required.
  
If you feel that you fit the above criteria then please apply today by submitting your CV to us. Please note due to the high volume of applications that we receive only successful applicants will be contacted. For information on how we process personal information please refer to our website: How We Use Your Personal Information.
  
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