Legal PA in Mergers & Acquisitions

London (Central), London (Greater)
Circa £40,000
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Job Title
Legal Secretary
Industry Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

My client who are ranked amongst the world’s leading Mergers & Acquisitions advisors have an opportunity for a top class Legal PA to join their winning and friendly team. Based in their stunning offices close to Liverpool Street Station, the successful candidate will work closely with a highly charismatic and energetic Partner and a small team of 3.

This is a firm that truly values their support staff and rewards their Legal PAs well and offers a clear career development / progression path.

Key responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of enquiries, resolving or escalating (or identifying alternative contacts) as appropriate.
  • Build an understanding of the nature of the Partner and other fee earners' work, get to know their clients and build relationships with them and the client PAs
  • Demonstrate strong organisational skills, regularly act on own initiative, highlighting issues and suggesting possible solutions.
  • Diary management, travel arrangements
  • Assisting with billing arrangements, keeping accurate records of expenses/disbursements/fees for client billing, liaising with billing department to monitor payment of fees and responding to internal and external requests for back up documentation and further information.
  • Document production with some audio dictation

This is an excellent opportunity for a Legal PA who is committed to providing a great service and is looking for a role where they can be both challenged and rewarded in equal measures.

This is a great opportunity with a firm that genuinely rewards its employees good work, with an excellent flexible benefits system, apply now to Kelly for immediate consideration.

To apply, please click on the button and send your Cover Note/CV with your contact details to Kelly Whelan!

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