Legal Secretary - Commercial Property - top 100 firm

Verity Appointments
Covent Garden
From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum - depending on experience +benefits
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A highly regarded top 100 London law firm in the Holborn area seeks an experienced and confident Commercial Property Legal Secretary to support Senior Partners with a fast-paced and interesting workload.

Your responsibilities will include:

Drafting and formatting property documentation including correspondence, leases and contracts etc, and digital dictation;Undertaking Land Registry and Companies House searches, forms and applications, including completing SDLT forms etc, dealing with Completion Statements etc;Diary management, arranging meetings and travel;Client liaison, being a friendly and positive point of contact, and accurately keeping contact details;Opening and closing files, assistance with client billing, filing and archiving etc;Other ad hoc tasks as required.To be the successful candidate, you will need to have at least 4 years Commercial Property experience, gained within a law firm.

You'll also have a typing speed of 65wpm, advanced Word usage, good Excel, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. You'll need strong organisational and time management skills, good attention to detail, and the ability to work well under pressure and using your own initiative.

Candidates are encouraged to apply promptly as shortlisting will begin immediately.

Verity Appointments prides itself on providing an excellent service to candidates and clients, however competition will be high for this role, and we may not be able to contact everyone individually. If you have not been contacted within five working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion, but we hope that you will apply for any other positions that interest you in the future.

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