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Commercial Property Legal Secretary

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Milton Keynes
£25000 - £32000 per annum
Closing date
2 May 2024

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Practice area
Commercial property
Contract type
Full time
Not applicable
Legal secretary
Private practice

Job Details

A leading law firm based in Milton Keynes is looking for a legal secretary to support the Commercial Property Team.

Hours: Full time
Purpose of Role: Working to providing high level, comprehensive, administrative and secretarial support to our Commercial Property team.
Responsible to: Partner
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • General administration of files, to include, amongst other things; opening new files, input of data in to the database, filing.
  • Preparation of documents and typing, both dictation and copy work.
  • Interacting with clients and dealing with general enquiries by email or telephone, and making appropriate file notes.
  • Transcription of digital dictation and copy work.
  • Ensuring confidentiality and security of all matters dealt with.
  • Maintain high professional standards, confidence and integrity.
  • Such other tasks as the firm may from time to time require.
Knowledge / Skills:
  • Appropriate keyboard skills.
  • Attention to detail
  • Communicate effectively and courteously and convey information accurately.
  • Work calmly and accurately under pressure.
  • Prioritise tasks.
  • Willingness and ability to learn new technology
  • Discretion and ability to work in a confidential environment
  • Pleasant, approachable and polite
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work as a part of a team
  • Highly motivated
Apply today!


Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment are multi-award winning legal recruitment experts.

Our business – put simply – is to remove the pain points candidates may otherwise experience on their journeys.
Sure, we act for legal professionals of all levels making lateral moves, taking steps up the ladder or looking for contract legal opportunities.
And yes we can boast a network of connections that spans nationwide private practice, the UK’s in house legal departments and now the Middle East, Asia and the Far East.
But we are the only REC and APSCO affiliated legal recruitment specialist with an ISO9001 accredited quality management system and the Investors In People Gold Standard award.
And by externally validating our day to day activities in the wider business community we have been able to place customer experience at the heart of our business proposition.
Which means people like dealing with our team – a very experienced, settled and happy bunch they epitomise the Douglas Scott brand personality and will demonstrate a genuine interest in you and your career.      




Company info
0161 233 6360
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
No1 Spinningfields
1 Hardman Square, Spinningfields
Greater Manchester
M3 3EB

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