Advocates and Legal Secretary Jobs in Nairobi Kenya

Our Client in the legal industry is looking to urgently fill the following positions.

Details are as below:

Position: Advocates (Civil & Commercial Litigation, Conveyancing)

Location: Nairobi

Reports To: Managing Partner

Positions Available: Two (2)

Requirements

  • Law Degree from a recognized institution
  • Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with a valid Practicing Certificate
  • At least 4 years’ experience in a similar role is a MUST
  • Track record of proven performance
  • Strong communication and presentation skills (verbal, written)
  • Energetic, positive, can-do attitude
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Can work effectively under pressure and with minimum supervision

Position: Legal Secretary

Location: Nairobi

Reports To: Managing Partner

Positions Available: One (1)

Job Summary: The incumbent will provide professional and administrative support to the firm

Requirements

  • Diploma in legal secretarial studies from a recognized institution preferred
  • Full secretarial training from a recognized institution
  • Knowledge and experience in dealing with legal documentation preferred
  • Strong command of the English language, both written and spoken
  • Strong interpersonal, communication & presentation skills (verbal, written) and the ability to build effective internal and external client relationships
  • Pleasant, energetic, confident, with a positive, can-do attitude, good work ethic and professionalism
  • Proactive, able to multi-task, prioritize work, meet deadlines & works effectively under pressure with minimum supervision
  • Ability to maintain confidentialities and tactful in dealing with clients
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to apply strong attention to detail to all levels of work.
  • Highly proficient with computer packages (MS-Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook etc.)
  • Typing speed of at least 60 wpm with a high level of accuracy
  • Flexibility regarding work schedule and availability to work overtime as and when required
  • Excellent teamwork skills and commitment to delivering client service by assisting co-workers

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Updated: May 8, 2017 — 7:35 pm