Legal Secretary

12 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Full time, Permanent Legal Secretary based in Winchester paying £22,000 - £24,000.

Your new company
You will be working for one of the South's leading law firms. We are committed to ensuring that clients have a positive experience with the firm, and to inspire our people to reach their full potential aligned to our values.

Your new role
This Secretarial role is to provide support to a Partner in the Dispute Resolution Department and a Consultant within Agricultural Property.

The main responsibilities include:

  • Answering incoming calls on behalf of the team
  • Some experience of audio typing and digital dictation
  • Accurate typing ability high attention to detail (60wpm minimum)
  • Maintaining accurate filing and systems records
  • Providing secretarial support to both fee earners as needed;
  • Opening and closing case files, drafting contracts and carrying out property searches;
  • Some audio typing and high attention to detail

What you'll need to succeed

  • IT literate, proficiency with the Microsoft Office package such as Outlook, Word, Excel
  • Knowledge of SDLT, Land Registry and transfers
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Have some experience of Property
  • An organised, efficient & methodical approach to work
  • Maintaining discretion and confidentiality over knowledge of client business
  • Self-learner and ability to use initiative
  • Ability to multi-task
  • A great team player

What you'll get in return
All benefits on application.

What you need to do now
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