Vacancy - Legal Secretary - Torquay

The Position

We are currently looking to recruit a full time Legal Secretary to provide support to our Residential Team. The ideal candidate will be proficient in audio typing and have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working within the legal sector.


About Boyce Hatton

We are a friendly, well respected, and successful legal practice in Torbay, with offices in Torquay and Totnes. Providing a wide-range of legal services, we have 42 employees who work across our Family, Litigation, Property, Private Client and Corporate Teams.

The Position

You will be part of an experienced, friendly and supportive secretarial team and duties will include the preparation of correspondence and documents by audio typing, dealing with client queries, arranging appointments and assisting with files across all stages of transactions.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate good typing speed, ability to work well under pressure, and strong administrative skills. Olympus Digital Dictation and SOS Case Management Software experience would be an advantage but is not essential.

There will be a requirement to work in other departments from time to time to cover absence due to holidays or sickness. Therefore, experience of working within different areas of law would be a significant advantage.

Hours of Work – 9.00 am to 5.15pm

Remuneration and Benefits

In return, we will offer you a supportive and flexible working environment, 33 days holiday (inclusive of Bank Holidays), and a competitive remuneration package, WPA Health Insurance for you and your family, Company Pension Scheme and Death in Service cover.

Salary – Dependent on experience.

A full job description is available upon request.

Applications to be in the form of a CV with covering letter marked for the attention of Kate Gillette  [email protected]