Property Litigation

Location: West End, London
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: PA & Business Support
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
REF: HQ00074306_1502356688

Legal Secretary Property Litigation Team
*£25,000 - £30,000 + exc bens
*Fantastic career progression
*Great Central London location
*Providing support to a Senior Partner with a busy case load
*Would suit a strong Junior Legal Secretary who is looking to take a step up

To provide secretarial and administrative support a team of fee earners and senior partners in the Property Litigation team whilst maintaining client care, client confidentiality and professional standards as the utmost priority.

This position would suit an experienced Legal Secretary who is perhaps working in a smaller local firm and is looking to take a step up and work for a city firm or a Junior Secretary/ Team Assistant who is currently in a city firm and wants to take a step up in their career into a Legal Secretary role.

You will be someone who enjoys supporting a busy dynamic team within the Property Litigation department. You will have the natural ability to build effective business relationships, and have the confident's and experience to provide support to a Senior Partner.

This firm offers a fantastic package such as;

*Salary £25,000-£30,000 (this may be flexible for the right experience)
*Excellent large company benefits
*Opportunity for someone wanting to take a step up in their career

To be successful in this Legal Secretary role, you will have:

*Experience supporting a team within a law firm
*Experience in a demanding, high performing professional services environment.
*Excellent diary management skills.
*Experience in dictation and amending large documents
*Excellent organisational skills and time-management skills.
*Effective and professional telephone manner.
*Excellent attention to detail.
*Ability to work well under pressure remaining calm and focused.
*Client service orientated approach.
*Accountable and professional.
*Confident in Excel and PowerPoint

Key accountabilities within this Legal Secretary role include:
*Extensive diary management
*Organising travel, itineraries and schedules
*Opening and maintain files
*Organising meetings
*Requesting and applying for searches including Land registry searches
*Taking minutes, short hand and contemporaneous attendance notes
*Liaising with Accounts personnel department to ensure that invoices, ledgers, statements of accounts are up to date

If this Legal Secretary position sounds like you, apply now!