Legal Team Assistant - Property

London (Central), London (Greater)
Up to £25,000 + Benefits
17 Nov 2021
26 Nov 2021
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a prestigious London law firm – they are now looking to recruit a Legal Team Assistant to join their busy and expanding Residential Property team in London.

This role is to assist their fee earners and secretaries with day-to-day management of residential specific documents and applications.

The standard hours are 9.30am to 5.30pm. The salary on offer is £25,000 + Benefits. This role is initially a 12-month Fixed Term Contract. You will be working in their office for 2 or 3 days a week (flexibility required).

This is a great Legal Team Assistant opportunity to join one of London’s most prestigious law firms!

Your responsibilities as a Legal Team Assistant will include:

  • General administrative support to team
  • Photocopying and scanning
  • Updating and organising Excel spreadsheets
  • Basic HMLR applications and initial drafting of SDLT forms
  • Printing, filing and labelling
  • Acknowledging receipt of documents and post
  • Any other duties as requested by the team

Requirements as a Legal Team Assistant include:

  • Ideally previous Administrative/Team Assistant experience gained from a Law firm
  • Previous experience of working within Residential Property
  • Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent, including Maths and English
  • Competent on all MS Office packages
  • Ability to work both as part of a team and unsupervised to meet the varied needs of the department
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and flexibly when required
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to pick up new systems and procedures quickly