Legal Secretary

  • Wehmeyers Attorneys
  • 4 Dely Road, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Jan 25, 2017
Full time Admin-Clerical Legal

Job Description

We are seeking a Secretary to provide a general secretarial and admin support to our team.The applicant would work as a Legal Secretary for two Attorneys within the firm.

Duties and Responsibilities

The ideal applicant must be able to compile legal documents and be able to read and analyse pleadings and be able to summarise accurate content. 

Be able to monitor claims and timelines accurately and timeously

Be able to maintain and updated involved databases with huge volumes of detail

Manage a diary and correspondence

Minimum Requirements

Secretarial/Office Administration.

More than 3 year secretarial experience with specific experience in litigation is essential

Well organised and neat

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (fully proficient in English and Afrikaans)

Works well independently and on own initiative

Friendly and professional

Highly proficient in Microsoft Office, Particularly Word, Power Point, Excel (tables) & formatting

Excellent typing speed and accuracy