Legal Secretary - Commercial Property
Commercial Legal Secretary - 12 month fixed term contract commencing January 2018
£18,500 - £19,500 pa dependent upon experience
Own Transport Essential
We are seeking an experienced Legal Secretary with a Commercial Property background to cover 12 months' maternity leave from January 2018.
You will be supporting a Partner who deals with commercial property (corporate, commercial, mergers and acquisitions, buying and selling businesses etc.) Commercial property experience is essential for this role. The partner is also a Notary Public , dealing with international trade and the sale and purchase of properties overseas, so experience in this area would be useful. As such, the role will involve binding and sealing documents.
Suitable candidates will have good commercial acumen. This is a very busy role and will be suited to someone who is happy to "roll up their sleeves" and help out their colleagues wherever needed.
The role also involves working with private clients, wills, trusts and probate and you will need a thorough understanding of land registry forms relating to commercial properties.
It is essential that candidates have good MS Office skills, and have fast, accurate audio typing skills. The role involves a heavy workload of typing, so speed and accuracy are of paramount importance. You will also be expected to use Excel to populate, filter and sort spreadsheets, and you will be expected to be able to use basic formulas.
This is a full time job, working 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday which is offered on a 12 month fixed term contract basis.
Please note that candidates MUST have OWN TRANSPORT due to the location.
For further details please contact Tracey McCabe at Options Resourcing