Commercial Property Legal Assistant
Salary up to £20k
A leading multi service law firm with an excellent reputation in the market is looking to recruit a legal assistant to join their commercial property team. The role is offered on a full time permanent basis with a salary up to £20k.
The role will involve providing administration support to the team of commercial property solicitors and involvement when required on their cases. The successful candidate will have at least 6 months experience within conveyancing or commercial property and be looking for a firm they can progress with. Key duties will include, answering phones, filing, data entry, opening/closing files, drafting contract packs, requesting searches, and any ad hoc legal duties as required.
The firm is well established with a strong client base and is also a training provider so for the right candidate there is a solid path for progression. You will be joining a highly successful and award winning team so this really is an opportunity not to be missed!
If you are an ambitious person looking to join a market leading firm then please apply for immediate consideration.
Please contact Amy Turner, Divisional Head, 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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0113 467 7571
Amy joined Douglas Scott in November 2010 and has extensive experience covering the Manchester and Yorkshire markets. She currently manages the North West desk and recruits from Legal Assistant level up to Partnership level and deals with key client accounts on a nationwide basis. Amy returned from maternity leave in early 2017 and dove straight back to work, managing a large Master Vendor account as well as its dedicated team of consultants. Amy has been in recruitment since June 2004 and before making the move into legal recruitment she worked in the accountancy and finance sector. She graduated with a Public Relations Degree from the University of Lincoln and before this studied at Harrogate Ladies College. In her spare time, she cares for her young daughter Evie.
"I am very grateful to Amy. She was professional but also encouraging and supportive in a very brief space of time. She most definitely goes the extra mile. Amy made it very easy for me to be positive and think about my attributes, which had a knock-on effect when I had my interview."
Legal Secretary | Leeds