Legal Secretary / Personal Assistant


Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP186-5657

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Charterhouse is working with an international Law Firm, who are looking for a pro-active and focused Legal Secretary/PA to work closely with a diverse team of Lawyers.

This role will revolve around supporting a team of Partners and Fee-earners with all aspects of secretarial duties. The duties will be varied from drafting and formatting documents to managing diary arrangements while organising meetings and assisting with legal research. Other responsibilities may include travel arrangement and processing expenses.

As an integral part of the team, you will provide a high level of professional administrative and client service support.


The successful candidate must have proven experience within a similar Secretarial/PA role, ideally within an international Law Firm in the Middle East however, individuals looking to relocate to from overseas with relevant experience, will also be considered. The Firm is open to those with experience within Corporate, Commercial or Litigation departments, but are not limited to these sectors.

To be considered, you must have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, supported by strong organisational and administrative skills.

About the Company

The Charterhouse brand and business was launched in Dubai and the Middle East in April 2004 by a team of international recruiters and management consultants, after its inception in Sydney, Australia in September 2003. Charterhouse Middle East is now positioned as the leading regional recruiter within its area of disciplines and functional markets.

Charterhouse offers professional and bespoke contingency and retained search services to all sectors of the market. Service quality is guaranteed, thanks to a particular focus on flexibility. Charterhouse was the first international search and selection business to establish Dubai as its base. The growth in the Middle East region has been mirrored by Charterhouse globally, with offices now in Qatar, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne and Sydney.

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Personal Assistant salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 11,500

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