Legal Secretary

Salary/Rate:£24,000 - £27,000 per annum
Job type:Perm
Location:Sheffield

About the Role

Sewell Wallis are working with one of our longest standing clients as they look to recruit a Legal Secretary due to growth. This role will involve helping out with real estate documents.

The role will involve supporting partners, fee earners and trainee solicitors. In an ideal world you will have previous experience within a law firm and real estate.

The role:

  • Preparation of hard and soft copy engrossments and other legal documents
  • Copy-typing and digital dictation as required
  • Amending and formatting documents
  • PDF conversions
  • Assisting with weekly/monthly reporting
  • Proof reading and quality checking of documents and correspondence
  • Working within Excel documents
  • Diary and email management for the fee-earners within your team
  • Travel arrangements and handling telephone enquiries as and when required
  • Processing fee-earner expenses
  • Managing workflow to the Document & Design Centre, Print Room etc as required; proactively taking steps to ensure work is returned within required timescales
  • Liaison with Finance and other business support teams
  • Assisting across other teams when necessary

Experience:

  • Experience within real estate
  • Experience within a law firm
  • Good knowledge with Excel
  • Fantastic attention to detail

Benefits:

  • Working from home 50% of the time
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 50% towards your gym membership
  • Bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday which will increase to 28
  • Loyalty awards
Job ref: LW/4823Post Date: 30.05.24

Meet Our Recruiter

Lewis Walker

Lewis Walker

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