PROPERTY LEGAL ASSISTANT

Recruiter
Law Staff Legal Recruitment
Location
North Harrow
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity for Property Legal Assistant at CQS accredited firm in north-west London.

The Firm
This firm is well-established in delivering legal services across a range of areas which cover individual as well as business requirements. The firm prides itself on its progressive and innovative approach to client care and practice management. Accredited by key professional bodies, the firm employs highly trained Lawyers and support staff and holds recognition for its Property department with CQS accreditation. Owing to sustained success, the firm is now hiring a Property Legal Assistant to work in its office in Harrow, north-west London, which is situated in an ideal location close to transport links and local amenities.

The Role
This is an opportune time to join a thriving firm to support its fee earners as a Property Legal Assistant. You will undertake an array of duties such as: file management (including filing, file opening and archiving); billing (recovering disbursements and chasing debts); photocopying; compiling/binding documents; typing; dealing with work created by the firm’s outsourced typing and document producer; taking and making telephone calls; carrying out AML searches and; any other administrative task which may be required by your team or the firm from time to time. As well as general administration skills you will need to have an understanding and experience in procedures using Land Registry and SDLT forms and systems. Additionally, you will be required to assist in covering reception for holiday/sickness absences. The successful Property Legal Assistant will be assigned to a team and you will report to
the Head of the Department. Depending on the needs of the business and your skill set, you may be required to work for more than one team/department at a time. In return, the firm offers a competitive salary in addition to a supportive work environment and the opportunity for career progression. This position is offered on a full time, permanent basis.

The Candidate
Applications are encouraged from Legal Secretaries, Paralegals and Legal Assistants with experience supporting fee earners in the Commercial Property department of a reputable firm.
Ideally, you will possess experience supporting fee earners in property development matters.
You will possess excellent administrative skills.
Working as a member of a team, the successful Property Legal Assistant will excel in teamwork.
A friendly and helpful approach is sought in applications for the role.
IT proficiency will be a key skill.

PROPERTY LEGAL ASSISTANT

For further details of this Property Legal Assistant vacancy, please contact Charlotte quoting reference C01310161.

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