Residential Property Legal Secretary - Worthing

  • Location

    Worthing, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Law Practice

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Matthew Heard

  • Salary high:

    999999

  • Salary low:

    22000

  • Job ref:

    248

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-28

Residential Property Legal Secretary

£20,000 - £23,000

Worthing, West Sussex

Our client is a multi-sited law firm with offices in London, Essex, Surrey, Kent, Sussex, West Sussex and Somerset. Their mission is to make quality legal services accessible to everyone. They aspire to have more specialist solicitors, in more areas of law, in more offices, on more high streets, speaking more languages and accessible in more ways than any other firm in the country. The firm are now looking to boost its Residential Property department in Worthing with a Legal Secretary.

What is the role

Your role is to cover a broad range of residential property matters but will have a particular focus on post-exchange work. The team currently consists of the Partner, a Solicitor, two Trainee Solicitors, as well as additional support staff (Paralegals and Legal Secretaries).

Main responsibilities for this role are:

  • Digital dictation and copy typing
  • Liaising with client over the phone
  • Closing files
  • Making appointments for client, when required
  • E-mail management
  • Undertake photocopying as and when needed

What you will need?

Minimum requirements

  • Legal Secretary with experience in Residential Property matters (1 year)
  • Fast and accurate typing speed
  • Copes effectively in demanding circumstances
  • Operates effectively as part of a team
  • Good time management

What they offer?

  • 20 days holiday per annum (plus 5 discretionary days to be taken between Xmas and New Year)
  • Workplace Pension
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Dental Plan
  • Gym membership
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Season ticket loan
  • Travel Insurance
  • Retail vouchers

 

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Matthew Heard at matthew@lrlegalrecruitment.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 02084642565 (office hours) or 07887523228 (out of office hours).

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