Team Assistant Commercial & Employment

Commensurate   |    Permanent   |    Legal

Bedford

Posted 15th November 2022

We have a great opportunity for a team assistant to join our commercial and employment departments. The role is
based in our Bedford office.

As a firm, we pride ourselves on our friendly, approachable attitude and have a genuine passion for the services we
provide. We offer competitive salaries, flexible working and genuine progression opportunities.

This role is to provide the team and wider department with the administrative support they need to allow seamless
legal services to clients, and to support the department in managing the whole client experience.

Key Duties

• First point of contact with clients including telephone discussions and meeting/greeting at appointments
• Taking new enquiries from prospective clients
• Dealing with the financial management and administration aspects of client matters
• Keeping fee earners up to date on the progress of tasks
• Extensive diary and inbox management
• Management of electronic documents sent to and from external parties

Experience and Personal Skills

• Experience in commercial or employment
• A good understanding of the Solicitors Accounts Rules
• Advanced IT skills
• Excellent attention to detail, organisational and communication skills
• Good time management skills
• Self-motivated, outgoing and proactive individual
• Calm under pressure

This would suit someone with a legal secretarial background who wants to deepen their knowledge and experience.

Company Perks

Salary is commensurate with experience, and we offer additional staff benefits including pension & life insurance, income protection scheme, employee discount scheme, cash plan , firmwide bonus scheme, social events, access to
Calm Premium and 34 days holiday.

To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter detailing your experience to Harriet Ford at
hford@woodfines.co.uk 

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