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Private Client Legal Secretary Vacancy

Hart Reade LLP are seeking to recruit a Private Client Legal Secretary, based at our Eastbourne office.

Applicants should have excellent secretarial skills including fast accurate audio typing and good knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook and Excel).  Experience of using a case management system would be an advantage but not essential as training will be provided.

The role requires someone who is highly organised, with a keen attention to detail and who thrives working within a team.

Candidates will be required to have good written and spoken English and the ability to communicate well with clients, colleagues and other external contacts.  We pride ourselves on the client care we provide; therefore, applicants should be confident and personable both on the telephone and face to face.

The successful candidate will be adaptable, motivated and prepared to help out where required in this busy department.  Previous experience of working in Private Client law (Probate, Wills and Trusts) is preferred, but not essential.  We will consider full time and part time applicants for this role.

 If you would like to be considered for the above position, please send your up to date CV and covering letter to Mrs. B Ticehurst, HR & Administration Manager, Hart Reade LLP, 104 South Street, Eastbourne BN21 4LW, bticehurst@hartreade.co.uk.

Hart Reade LLP are an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered from suitably qualified candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. All applications will be acknowledged and considered on receipt.

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