Our client, a respected law firm, with headquarters in Washington DC, is hiring a full time legal secretary to support their Frankfurt location.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and maintain effective office procedures and efficient work flow;
  • Assume responsibility for maintaining the highest level of confidentiality of all client and Firm information.
  • Day to day diary management for attorneys; schedule meetings, arrange business itineraries and coordinate travel arrangements.
  • Communicate effectively with clients.
  • Compose general correspondence, documents, memos, faxes, reports.
  • Utilise the Firm’s computer systems and software applications,
  • Manage the billing process for relevant attorneys to include liaising with billing coordinators as required.
  • Maintain an up-to-date version of secretarial handover notes for each designated attorney.
  • Undertake any other ad hoc secretarial or administrative duties as requested.

Skills and Behaviours:

  • Excellent team player and demonstrate co-operation when helping others.
  • REFA qualification desirable.
  • Excellent technical ability using the Firm’s computer system and software applications to trouble-shoot.
  • Ability to liaise professionally and effectively with clients.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload effectively in order to meet deadlines.
  • Flexibility to work additional hours as required.
  • Experience of Intapp, 3E, ChromeRiver and billing is a plus.
  • Fluency in (written and spoken) German and English.

To apply please contact Emma Plumtree at emma.plumtree@legalisglobal.com

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To apply for this job email your details to emma.plumtree@legalisglobal.com

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