Conveyancing Legal Secretary

Ashton-Under-Lyne – £20,000 - £24,000

Residential Property Legal Secretary, Ashton
Salary up to £24,000

A leading and long standing Law Firm in central Ashton is expanding the residential & Commercial property department and is looking for an experienced Legal Secretary to join the team on a full time permanent basis.

This is an absolutely fantastic opportunity to join a highly regarded law firm who is considered one of the top market leaders across the UK. The successful candidate will have solid legal secretarial experience, a minimum of 2 years as they need someone to hit the ground running.

You will have worked as a legal secretary supporting a residential property/conveyancing team and have strong typing skills, a minimum of 65 wpm, excellent communication and organisational skills as you will need to multi task and you will have an excellent telephone manner as there will be client contact. It is essential you are a proficient user of Microsoft Office, Excel, and Outlook.

The role itself is to support the team on a range of duties to include:-

- Audio Dictation
- Diary management
- Travel arrangements
- Fielding calls/emails
- General administration
- File management

If you are an experienced legal secretary and are looking for your next rewarding position, please apply for immediate consideration.

Please contact Lilly Tomlinson, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK's leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.

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Lilly Tomlinson

Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

Lilly returned to Douglas Scott in 2017 following a one and a half year stint working in Finance recruitment. Working with a selection of clients of all levels, she now specialises in Legal Support recruitment across the London and Home Counties regions. Lilly has previous legal recruitment experience acting as a resourcer for the Douglas Scott Locum team as well as working across key accounts, including those of Master Vendor status. Outside of work Lilly is a keen rambler and hiker who enjoys being outdoors.

"I would like to thank Lilly Tomlinson for all her help. She understood me very well, helped me with some questions I was stumbling over and reassured me when I was nervous. If it wasn’t for her help I don’t think that I would have got the job that I wanted."

Serious Injury Legal Secretary | Liverpool

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Commercial Property Law, Residential Conveyancing
  • Type: Business Support, Barrister
  • Salary: £20,000 - £24,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Ashton-Under-Lyne
  • Reference: J50761

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