Randwater Jobs

Closing Date 2022/07/26
Reference Number RAN220512-1
Job Title
Legal Secretary – Operations
Portfolio Legal and Risk
Job Type Classification Permanent

Location – Country South Africa
Location – Province Gauteng
Location – Town / City Johannesburg
Location – Site Rietvlei
Job Advert Summary
Rand Water is currently looking for a Legal Secretary – Operations to provide a personal, efficient, effective and smooth running support service to the Legal Services Manager and the Legal Division in order to enable them to render legal advice and support to the organisation

Minimum Requirements
Matric is essential
Para – Legal Diploma or Secretarial Diploma
Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ experience in a Property Law Secretarial environment
5 years working experience in a Legal environment.
Computer literacy (MS Office Suite, SAP)
Valid code 8 drivers licence
Primary Duties
Managing the office of the Legal Services Manager and Legal Manager: Operations Division and the Legal Department in general.
Accurate and efficient typing and filing of general correspondence, minutes, memoranda, presentations and agendas.
General and paralegal administrative duties.
Receive visitors, schedule appointments and booking venues, receiving and making phone calls on behalf of the Department.
Maintenance of the Legal Library.
Coordinate training for the Division.
Ensure personal compliance with Health and Safety Standards.
Typing for all Legal Services staff members, information searches, attend to telephone calls, SAP requisitions and Payments of all accounts, recording of all litigation files for the Department.
Processing Garnishee orders and other legal documents in line with GLS Protocol.
Typing letters, memoranda, contracts, opinions and other legal documents.
Drafting Reports on behalf of the Legal Department, the Legal Services Manager, Legal Manager: Operations and all Legal Professional team members etc.
Use of search engines, legal database and photostat
Record all new instructions and keeping and ensuring a proper file management.
Meeting scheduling, liaison with internal and external Customers/Clients as per mandated and taking of minutes during meetings.
Overseeing diaries of Legal Services Manager, the Legal Manager: Commercial and other Professional team members.
Do research in the area of Property law and other relevant areas of law as and when required.
Keep proper records of servitude registration files.
General and paralegal administrative duties.

Computer literacy in MS PowerPoint, Office, Outlook and Excel
Accurate Typing ability ( Speed between 50 to 60 WPM)
Minute Taking
Information Management
Good telephonic skills
Good listening skills
Planning and Organising skills
Communication Skills ( verbal and written)
Problem solving skills
Interpersonal skills
Organising and maintenance of legal library
Must be able to work under pressure
Ability to deal with people at all levels
Work independently
Practice confidentiality
Attention to detail
Deadline driven
Rand Water as an organization has the right to fill or not fill any advertised positions.

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