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Bank of Scotland Buildings, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EB

Job Vacancies

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There is currently one job vacancy. 


Legal Secretary 

A full time challenging post has arisen in our busy legal practice for a legal secretary to work as part of a dedicated team. 

Responsibilities include:-

  • Audio and copy typing
  • Handling client telephone enquiries, emails and general information 
  • Producing Excel spreadsheets
  • Assisting with reception cover as and when required

Experience and skills required:-

  • Dealing with clients by telephone and face to face
  • Legal secretarial experience
  • Excellent computer skills, administrative and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills - ability to communicate verbally and in writing
  • Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines under pressure
  • Attention to detail and ability to use initiative

Training in legal terminology and procedures will be provided while working as part of an experienced team. 

Competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to develop your career. 

To apply please send your CV to, Managing Partner.