Commercial Property Legal Secretary

CRA Consulting
02 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently representing a fantastic opportunity to join a highly-regarded law firm based in Sheffield who are seeking to appoint an experienced Legal Secretary to join their Commercial Property team.

Our client has a position for a Full-Time Legal Secretary with good experience in Commercial or Residential Property. You will be working for a very experienced Commercial Property Solicitor.

Key knowledge areas


*Previous experience as a legal secretary within a Commercial Property team.

Familiar with:

*Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access).
*General Accounts, Solicitor's Accounts Rules and Money Laundering Procedures.
*PLC documents.
*Online Land Registry searches.
*Companies House searches.
*Online HMRC stamp duty facilities.
*Property searches using agents.
*Indemnity Policy requests.

Key Skills

*Responsibility for Fee Earner's diary management and liaison with clients and staff as instructed.
*Ability to draft simple correspondence unsupervised.
*Confidence and ability to communicate at senior levels.
*Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to develop a good rapport with all the members of the team.
*Team player able to fit into a friendly but busy team.
*Excellent organisational ability with a friendly but professional attitude.
*Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines when completion deals are at their peak.
*Confidently produce legal documents and correspondence as provided by Solicitors.
*Confidently manage accounts and money laundering duties associated with client files.
*Ability to respect confidentiality of work carried out by fee earner.

On street car parking close to the offices are also available.

If this role interests you and you would like further information, please contact Katie Hunt at the office or apply online today.