Property Legal Secretary - Wiltshire

£17000 - £22000 Per Annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Property Legal Secretary - Wiltshire

£17,000 - £22,000

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Property Legal Secretary to join a reputable law firm, ranked top in The Chambers and Legal 500. The successful Legal Secretary will be joining the leading Property team in Salisbury, working alongside highly respected experts within this field.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting fee earners with a variety of property matters, predominantly agricultural matters.
  • Audio Typing from digital dictation.
  • Opening files and carrying out money laundering checks.
  • Preparing Client Engagement letters.
  • Using the Land Registry portal to obtain title and carry out necessary Land Registry searches.
  • Assisting with drafting the relevant legal documentation to include Contracts, Transfers, Agricultural Residential Tenancies and Promotion Agreements.
  • Preparing Completion Statements and Invoices.
  • Dealing with post completion formalities to include drafting and submission of Stamp Duty Land Tax Forms.
  • Drafting and submitting applications for First Registration of Title.
  • Archiving files and scheduling deeds.

Desired skills:

  • Previous legal secretary experience.
  • A keen interest in dealing with agricultural and rural property.
  • Display a positive attitude and be flexible.
  • Have strong communication skills.

A competitive salary and exceptional employee benefits is on offer for the successful candidate.

If you are interested in this opportunity - please contact Annah-Mae at Ashville Knight Recruitment on 02392 321991 or email to .

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