For information on careers at McKeag & Co, please submit your CV via email to Mary Milne. We are happy to receive speculative CVs. If there are no current vacancies we will hold your details on file for future reference.
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Clinical Negligence Secretary – Full Time Position
The Clinical Negligence Department at McKeag & Co have a vacancy for an experienced Legal Secretary. This role is a full time position working from the hours of 9.00am – 5.15pm Monday to Thursday; and 9.00am to 5.00pm Friday; and involves all aspects of secretarial support, including the following:
Previous Legal Secretary experience in a Clinical Negligence Department would be an advantage, but not a necessity for the right candidate.
We require a self-motivated, highly organised and enthusiastic individual who is able to work quickly and accurately often within tight timescales with minimal supervision.
You will need to be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications (including basic excel) and be confident in creating, amending and formatting large complicated documents. Knowledge of Case Management and Digital Dictation systems is essential. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a professional manner with the ability to deal with a variety of enquiries and be confident in dealing with clients and professionals alike.
How to apply
Please send your CV with a covering letter including why you are interested in applying for this role to Amira El Menabawey, Head of the Clinical Negligence Department (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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