Legal Secretary

Leicester Commercial
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Legal Secretary
Salary: £18,000-£21,000
Location: Leicester City
Sector: Commercial Property

The Role:

With the increased surge in demand for Commercial Property, the successful applicant will be situated within a very well established City Centre law firm. The Legal Secretary's main prupose is to provide highly professional, effective and pro-active support to the Senior Partner/Director in the Commercial Property Sector. Administration will form a major part of the role and some of the duties that will be expected of the successful candidate are highlighed below:-

-  General Commercial property work
-  Audio/copy typing, amending and formatting legal documentation
-  Diary and inbox management for lawyers
-  Travel arrangements for both domestic and non-domestic travel
-  Developing effective ways of working within the team and to identify methods of improving working practices
-  Involvement in ad-hoc projects as delegated by the Senior Partners

The Person:

You will have experience as a Legal Secretary, ideally within the Commercial Property Sector. You will need to well organsied, efficient and be capable of working under pressure when necessary. The need to be flexible and professional at all times is abolsutely imperative. You will have an exceptional understanding of the English language to provide both written and verbal communciation to clients and the management team. Excellent IT skills will be necessary to perform this role to the best of your ability, as will the necessity to be highly organised. You will have a sound ability to work under pressure, stay calm and collected and be very particular when you are dealing with detailed documentation.

The Company:

The company has a sizeable property department and has served Leicester for many years, acting for a wide variety of clients including developers, institutional leaders, investors, housing associations and commercial landlords and tenants. The company focuses on acquiring and retaining the most talented people and the firm places a real emphasis on creating a healthy work-life balance, with ongong training provided alongside a highly competitive benefits package.

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