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Legal Secretary: Real Estate SD268

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  • Ref: SD268

Legal Secretary: Real Estate- Cathedral Appointments have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Legal Secretary to join the Real Estate team of a leading Truro law firm. You will deal with primarily rural and agricultural matters and you will be working alongside two fee earners. 

Legal Secretary: Real Estate SD268 responsibilities include...

Responsibilities of Legal Secretary will include, but are not limited to: 

  • Audio typing by means of digital dictation and also copy typing
  • Client communication via the telephone, accurately recording messages and providing assistance where possible
  • Effective diary management
  • The efficient upkeep of all databases, records, filing systems, along with the opening and closing of files 

Legal Secretary: Real Estate SD268 requirements include...

Background/Skills of a Legal Secretary:

  • You will be an experienced Legal Secretary, ideally with Rural and Agricultural experience, but this is not essential
  • Audio/Copy typing experience, ideally with speeds of 65wpm plus
  • You will be highly organised, with exceptional communication skills, a keen eye for detail and a professional, confident manner
  • You will have excellent IT skills; including the use of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook
  • You will be able to work effectively as part of a team as well as working on your own initiative
  • Digital dictation and case management experience advantageous

Our client requires someone who has previous experience working as a Legal Secretary, so that they can ‘hit the ground running’. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for a new challenge and to work within a friendly office environment. On offer is a competitive starting salary, excellent benefits including; 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, private medical insurance, life assurance and the benefit of an employee share ownership scheme.

Please note, Cathedral Appointments are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to the above role. 

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