Legal Secretary

    Employer Lincolnshire Co-op

    Location Lincoln

    Industry Admin, Legal

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Permanent

    Salary £20,000

    Deadline 23/01/2018

    Description

    We are looking for an experienced Legal Secretary to provide secretarial support to our busy in-house legal team. Based at our head office in Lincoln, your duties will include preparation of legal documents and correspondence, dealing with post and telephone calls, arranging meetings, filing and scanning, form filling, preparation of invoices and minutes of meetings and arranging signatures of documents. Most of the work will be commercial and commercial property.

    Candidate requirements

    To be successful, you must have previous legal secretarial experience, including knowledge of the layout of legal documents and the ability to draft letters. Previous experience of commercial and/or commercial property work would be an advantage. You must also hold a relevant secretarial qualification and GCSE grade C or equivalent in English and maths.

    You will need to have high level literacy skills and attention to detail, excellent communication skills, confidentiality and discretion, and an understanding of when urgency is necessary. You must be IT literate including knowledge of Microsoft office.