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Legal PA - Corporate - 9 month FTC - Glasgow

Corporate - Secretarial
Ref: 118 Date Posted: Monday 08 Jan 2018
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Burness Paull is one of Scotland’s premier law firms with offices of equal size and strength across Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen, serving clients in Scotland, the UK and globally.

We are seeking an experienced Corporate Legal PA to provide the fee earners with the support they need to perform their role of providing legal services to clients and assist in the management and execution of the fee earners’ day to day workload. Please note this role is a 9 month fixed term contract maternity cover for either one full time Legal PA or as a part time job share.


What we’re looking for:

  • Legal PA experience within Corporate

  • Ability to work on own initiative and in a proactive manner

  • Seeks out opportunities to provide a more efficient and proactive service to fee earners

  • Excellent communication skills to deal effectively with personnel at all levels and build good working relationships

  • Advanced knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications, LawSoft and InterAction

  • Fast and accurate copy and audio typing skills

  • Self starter with ability to prioritise, meet deadlines and manage changing priorities

  • Strong team player

  • High level attention to detail and excellent organisation skills

  • Flexibility to work outwith job profile to provide additional support as required

  • Present a professional image and demonstrates excellent customer service skills

  • Knowledge and understanding of the firm’s processes and comply with all in-house policies and procedures


If you’re a Legal PA with Corporate experience looking to join a premier Scottish commercial law firm, apply now.


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  • Legal Business Awards 2014 National/Regional Firm of the Year

  • Legal 500 UK Awards 2013 ‘Scottish Firm of the Year'

  • ‘Legal Advisor of the Year‘ 2013

  • UK 200 Listed Firm 2013