Legal Secretary - Property Litigation

Location
London
Salary
Benefits
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
30 Dec 2017
Ref
65899
Contact
Lila Anam
Practice Area
Property / Real Estate
Experience / PQE
PQE 1 - 3 years, PQE 3 - 6 years
Contract Type
Permanent

THE FIRM:

Our client is a top 100 London law firm, highly rated by the legal directories.


THE ROLE:

A new role has arisen for a highly motivated legal secretary to work in a collegial team providing secretarial and PA support in the property litigation team in their central London office.

The work is interesting and varied and often involves working on high profile work, as well as assisting the fee earners with compliance with all relevant risk management requirements, including anti-money laundering checks.

You will also be assisting the fee earners with the completion of monthly matter management returns to Accounts (as appropriate) and taking a proactive role in credit control for the fee earners' outstanding bills


THE CANDIDATE:

To be considered for this role you will have a strong academic background and will have worked within a leading national or London law firm as a legal secretary.

Experience of using digital dictation is essential as is good knowledge of using MS Office tools, (Microsoft Excel and Word), coupled with a typing speed of 60 wpm.

You will have strong organisational and time management skills along with the ability to proofread all outgoing correspondence.

You'll have a flexible and committed approach and be able to work under pressure and exemplary communication skills (verbal and written).

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.