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Murray Beith Murray is a leading Scottish private client law firm.

For over 170 years we have specialised in meeting the legal, financial and administrative needs of individuals and families, family trusts, charities and private companies.

The firm:

Murray Beith Murray is one of Scotland’s leading private client law firms. For over 170 years we have specialised in meeting the legal, financial and administrative needs of individuals and families, trusts, charities and private companies. 

The role

We are looking for a Trainee Legal Secretary to provide an effective and proactive secretarial and administrative service to a team of private client solicitors with support from a small team of experienced secretaries. The successful candidate will also be responsible for answering switchboard calls and providing reception cover. This is an exciting role for someone who is keen to learn and would like to progress their career within a legal environment.

This role full-time (35 hours per week, Monday – Friday) and is office based.

To download the full job description click here.

The candidate:

Our ideal candidate will have experience working in an office environment (although this is not essential), possess excellent IT skills, particularly in the use of Microsoft Word and Outlook, and have a fast and accurate typing speed. You will have excellent organisational skills and the ability to plan and prioritise your own workload and excellent interpersonal skills, both written and oral. 

A full job description can be downloaded from our website.

Benefits of working for us:

In return we can offer a competitive salary based on skills and experience, 25 days holiday plus 8 public holidays per year, (increasing with length of service), non-contributory life cover and critical illness cover after 1 year.

To apply:

If you wish to apply for this role, please send your CV via e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by post to HR Generalist, Murray Beith Murray, 3 Glenfinlas Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6AQ. 

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