RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY LEGAL ASSISTANT FTC

Location
Hertford
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
24 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
CW26579
Contact
Charlotte Waters
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract
Residential Property Legal Assistant sought for up to 12 months in Hertfordshire.

The Firm
A highly regarded practice, our client provides a wide range of services to businesses and individuals in areas including: Family; Private Client; Commercial Property and; Employment. Staffed by a team of experienced experts they endeavour to go the extra mile offering cost-effective and constructive advice in a friendly and professional manner. Serving their local community with the coveted Lexcel accreditation they have a loyal and growing client base.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a talented Legal Assistant for a CQS accredited team in Hertford. Available from late November for a period of up to 12 months, the successful Legal Assistant will utilise their residential property experience, to progress a wide range of client files and provide comprehensive secretarial and administrative support in freehold and leasehold sales and purchases. Duties may include: handling enquires from clients and other property professionals; investigating titles; exchanging contracts; completions and; registrations at the Land Registry. If you have a genuine passion for this area, can confidently advise clients including HNW individuals on property matters and enjoy the challenges of a busy and fast paced environment, please contact Charlotte for further information quoting reference CW26579.

The Candidate
You must be a Legal Secretary or Paralegal with 2-5 years Residential Property experience;
You must be available from November 2017 for up to 12 months;
You will have a consistently strong academic record;
You will have excellent communication skills;
You will be able to organise your workload to meet tight deadlines;
You shall be IT Literate with particular proficiency using Microsoft Office applications;
You will work well as part of a team as well as on your own initiative;
You will be personable, professional and detail orientated.

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY LEGAL ASSISTANT FTC

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