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Legal Secretary

  • Job reference: JHCLS/0609
  • Location: Essex
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Non-Qualified, Support Staff
Job description: This is an excellent opportunity based in Essex for a talented Legal Secretary with Conveyancing experience to join an established practice. They are looking for someone to join one of their two offices to assist with their ever-growing workload and fast moving business.

You will be an experienced Legal Secretary within Conveyancing and you will join their Post Completion team on a full time basis. The role will involve working closely with a Post Completions Clerk and will require someone who has excellent attention to detail and a professional approach to clients in order to aid their Post Completion department.

Duties and Responsibilities
*Support your Post Completions Clerk in the management of their caseload by actioning legal procedures as directed by the Post Completions Clerk
*Prepare and Submit Stamp Duty Tax Returns online within the deadline enforced by HMRC
*Prepare and Submit Registrations within the deadline enforced by Land Registry

Experience Required
*A minimum of 2 years' experience as a Legal Secretary and experience with the post completions process.
*A minimum of a years recent experience in Conveyancing
*A solid understanding of Osprey or similar legal practice management system.
*Good knowledge of Microsoft software such as Word, Excel, Outlook
*Fast and accurate typing skills and speed

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking law firm with a strong presence within Conveyancing in Essex. You will join a firm that takes pride in their employee's growth and development and offer excellent benefits with a highly competitive salary.

Should you wish to discuss this role or you would like to apply please contact Jack Heaton on:
*01772 208969
*jack.heaton@servicecare.org.uk
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