Legal Support Assistant - up to £20,000 - Plymouth

£18,000 - £20,000 - Legal
Ref: 81 Date Posted: Wednesday 21 Nov 2018
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  • Plymouth
  • £18,000 - £20,000
  • Monday to Friday (09:00 - 17:15)

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Legal Secretary, ideally with property experience, to join a successful law firm in Plymouth. The position is working within the firm's commercial property department, acting as an integral support person to the partners and the team around them. This is a full time, permanent position, which offers a comprehensive range of benefits and a positive working environment.

 

Tasks include:

  • Supporting the fee earners with forms, dictation and proof-reading of documents
  • Using the Land Registry portal to complete searches and other tasks
  • Compliance administration, including use of the file management system, instruction forms etc.
  • Preparation of completion statements and client accounting
  • Post-completion matters, such as SDLT forms and Land Registry applications
  • General other support and administration as required

 

Skills and experience required:

  • Legal Support / Secretarial experience, ideally within commercial property
  • Excellent typing skills
  • Self-motivated approach
  • Good attention to detail
  • A good "team work" ethic

 

Benefits:

  • 23 days holiday per year, plus 1 extra day at Christmas and your birthday off
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Pension
  • Life assurance
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Enhanced maternity / paternity pay
  • Free legal services, such as conveyancing and wills
  • Medicash healthcare cash plan

 

To apply, please submit your application or alternatively please contact James at Aspiria Recruit (contact details on the Aspiria Recruit website)