We are hiring – Secretary Private Client Team

We are looking for a full-time Secretary with great communication skills to join the Private Client Team at our Southend Office.

We are looking for a full-time Secretary to join the Private Client Team at our Southend Office.

The ideal candidate will be organised, a team player, and comfortable communicating with clients and other professionals. 


  • Working to support the fee earners in the Private Client Team
  • Managing diaries and appointments
  • Taking and managing telephone calls to include new enquiries
  • Audio typing
  • Some file opening and general administration

We are open to being flexible with this role. We are able to offer all the training and supervision required for the right candidate.

Who are Jefferies?

Supporting clients for over 120 years, Jefferies are a Legal 500 Firm with an established and excellent reputation for advising on a range of services from Family Law to Corporate Finance. We pride ourselves on our genuine and supportive workplace culture, ensuring that our colleagues feel valued and heard. We work closely as a team to provide a working environment where our colleagues feel true job satisfaction and have access to the right training and development opportunities.

What can we offer you?

Among other great benefits we can offer:

  • Friendly, supportive, and progressive working culture
  • A position in one of the best Litigation teams in Essex
  • Immediate start
  • Very competitive salary
  • Very competitive holiday entitlement

We will be more than happy to discuss the benefits package in more detail with you.

To apply to this role or others you may have seen on Jefferies’ website, please submit a full CV and cover letter to Sarah Mitchell, sjm@jefferieslaw.co.uk and we will be in touch.

We look forward to hearing from you,

Jefferies Solicitors, Southend-on-Sea, Essex