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Legal Secretary – Agriculture & Estates

Salary: £Negotiable

Job Ref: 8006

Location: Essex

Contact Name: Vanessa Payne

Contact Tel: 01252 761444

Contact Email: vanessa@ptplegal.co.uk

Our client are looking to recruit a Legal Secretary to assist the Agriculture & Estates Team.

The role

To work as part of a secretarial team to provide professional, pro-active, high level secretarial support to an allocated fee earner, or group of fee earners and to the wider fee earning team.

Qualifications:

Proven Legal Secretary experience ideally gained within Property. Secretarial qualification or educated to GCSE or O level standard or equivalent.

Skills:

  • Typing speed of at least 60 wpm
  • Excellent spelling and punctuation
  • Excellent written and verbal communications
  • Ability to use discretion
  • Excellent IT skills, including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Positive and enthusiastic approach to team work
  • Good telephone manner
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Self-motivated, ability to use initiative and provide proactive support to fee-earners
  • Ability to pay attention to detail and check own work
  • Reliable and well organised
  • Ability to remain calm and work under pressure to meet strict deadlines
  • Commitment to ongoing learning and development