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Legal Secretary

  • Location: St Albans
  • Salary: £38000 per annum, Benefits: Life Insurance
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Office Support
  • Contact: Carmel McVeigh
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01727 229085
  • Job Ref: SF59369

Legal Secretary Opportunity in St Albans/London - A Gateway to Professional Growth and Development
Are you passionate about a career that blends legal acumen with secretarial expertise? Would the opportunity to be a pivotal part of a dynamic Commercial Property Department in a prestigious Commercial Law Firm excite you? If so, read on!
My client is seeking a diligent and skilled Legal Secretary to join their team. This role is based in their St Albans office, with a day a week in the London office. You'll be an integral part of supporting our Partners and fee earners in a multifaceted role, thriving in a busy environment.
Key Role & Responsibilities:
  • Providing comprehensive secretarial support, including typing, proofreading, and formatting various legal documents.
  • Efficiently handling communication with clients and managing dictation.
  • Conducting AML checks, dealing with Land Registry applications, and managing post-completion formalities.
  • Skilfully drafting letters, organising files, and preparing invoices and payments.
  • Assisting with diary and calendar management, including arranging meetings.
Desired Skills:
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organisational prowess.
  • Competency in using Outlook, Word, PDF Docs, and Excel.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • A collaborative team player, adaptable, and flexible.
  • Good understanding of legal practice principles.
  • Competitive salary of up to £38,000.
  • Generous holiday allowance of 25 days.
  • Discretionary perks to enrich your experience.
  • Statutory pension and a comprehensive Death in Service scheme.
Working Hours:
  • Full-time, permanent contract of 37.5 hours per week.
My client prides themselves on their professional ethos and fostering a flexible, supportive working environment. This is more than just a job; it's a chance to grow and develop within a supportive team, benefiting from training and development opportunities.
If you're eager to embrace this exciting role and contribute to the success of a highly regarded law firm, apply today! Your journey towards a fulfilling and dynamic career in legal services starts here.