Secretarial / Legal Services Manager - Top Int'l Law Firm

Hong Kong Island Permanent HK$50,000 - HK$70,000 per month (HK$600,000 - HK$840,000 per year)
  • People management role
  • Market-leading firm with excellent support

About Our Client

Our client is a top-notch Elite International Law Firm with well-established business and a sizeable office in Hong Kong. World-class benefits, great career opportunities, and international exposure will be provided.

Job Description

Managing the legal secretaries, paralegals and translators within the firm's Hong Kong Office, your key responsibilities include:

  • Manage performance of the lega support team members in conjunction with HR department, including appraisal, probation review, and performance review
  • Manage roster and secretarial cover for planned and unplanned leaves within the team
  • Involve in the recruitment, selection and whole employment cycle of the legal secretaries
  • Ensure the quality of work of the team matches with the firm's standard
  • Allocate and distribute work within the secretarial team
  • Manage the team's budget as well as individual member's salary review
  • Evaluation work processes and take lead in streamlining projects when needed
  • Communicate efficiently and effectively and act as the first point of contact with internal stakeholders and other department heads
  • Develop contingency plans for the team to ensure uninterrupted secretarial services to practice groups
  • Create a professional, strive-for-excellence, and harmonious team culture

The Successful Applicant

  • At least 5 years' people-management experience within sizable international legal, financial or professional services firms
  • Experience in managing a team more than 20 members
  • Bachelor's Degree in business management, business administration or relevant
  • Previous experience in managing a legal secretarial team within private practice is highly preferred
  • Strong language and communications skills
  • Capable of managing multiple stakeholders
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Strong project management skills with great attention to detail
  • Adaptable and able to perform under pressure
  • Proficient in MS applications

What's on Offer

Market-leading benefits including more than 20 days' annual leave will be provided.

Janice Wong
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Phone number
+852 3602 2419

Job summary

Legal Secretary/Support Staff
Business Services
Hong Kong Island
Job Type:
Consultant name
Janice Wong
Consultant phone
+852 3602 2419
Job Reference

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