An experienced Legal Secretary is required on a full time basis in Eastbourne. Recent or current experience working within Residential Conveyancing is essential for this role
Core Activities, Duties and Key Tasks
- To support the Residential Conveyancing Solicitor in the production of correspondence and documents by typing dictated work as directed
- To produce and complete standard conveyancing forms
- To support the Residential Conveyancing Partner in the maintenance of files by effective file management
- To assist the Residential Conveyancing Solicitor in the management of a case load by dealing with file related queries either face to face or by telephone
- To ensure that clients are dealt with efficiently and politely and that appropriate legal matters are raised with the Residential Conveyancing Solicitor
- To attach incoming post to files, general filing, sealing and dealing with outgoing post
- To assist in general office administration
- To transmit correspondence by fax machine and undertake photocopying when necessary
- To answer internal telephone calls efficiently and politely and take verbal and written messages, as necessary
- To ensure that all internal methods, systems, policies and procedures are adhered to
- Touch typing, audio typing and copy typing skills required minimum 70 - 80 wpm
We endeavour to reply to all applications. However if you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by The Sammons Group.
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