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Legal PA - Property - Part time - Edinburgh

Secretarial - Secretarial
Ref: 121 Date Posted: Friday 01 Dec 2017
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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 part time 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. The working hours for this role are Wednesday - Friday 9am-5pm.


What we’re looking for:

  • 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

  • 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

  • Comply with all in-house policies and procedures


If you’re an experienced PA looking to join a premier Scottish commercial law firm on a part time basis, 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