Residential Development Legal Secretary

Residential Development Legal Secretary, Leeds / £20,000 - £28,000

An outstanding opportunity for an experienced Legal Secretary has become available with a national Legal 100 law firm at their central Leeds office.
You will be joining the Housing Development Land Acquisition team which specialises in residential development.
This leading firm home the largest residential development team in the UK and are looking to recruit a proactive Legal Secretary who can provide support to fee earners and partners across their Residential Development team.
You will assist fee earners who act for housebuilders and developers dealing with residential development sites. The team specialise in dealing with land acquisitions, land disposals, strategic land options, promotion agreements, affordable housing and long-term development projects.
The role will be based at their Leeds office and is predominately office based but can be flexible.
The successful candidate will be confident liaising with stakeholders, colleagues and clients, proactively organising and managing diaries and taking the lead on tasks to ensure an exceptional and seamless secretarial support service.
In particular they look for the following attributes:

- Previous legal secretarial experience working within either a residential or commercial property team
- Ability to type, draft and produce documents efficiently, and with ease is essential.
- Previous experience of high-volume document production.
- Complete SDLT forms
- Land Registry forms
- Operate Searchflow
- Competent working knowledge of Microsoft Word is highly essential.
- First class communication skills both written and verbal.
- Excellent levels of accuracy.
- Initiative to learn and ability to self-motivate.
- Experience of working under pressure to tight deadlines with the ability to remain calm.
- Capability to prioritise and multitask effectively, with good time management and organisational skills.
- Always demonstrate discretion and the ability to always maintain absolute confidentiality.
- IT skills - Microsoft word, typing, case management use, formatting and editing documents.

If you are an experienced Legal Secretary, please apply directly via the link.


More information

For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Rachael Atherton at G2 Legal on 0113 254 9296 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.

PQE, years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for this role.

Job reference: 1302947-2-RA-36-SP

Company Benefits

  • a
    25 days holiday per annum
  • c
    Company Pension Scheme
  • d
    Life Assurance
  • e
    Critical Illness and Private Medical Insurance
  • f
    Dental Medical Insurance
  • j
    Free/Subsidised Gym Membership
  • l
    Free/Subsidised Legal Services
  • t
    Birthday Holiday
  • œ
    Legal 500

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Reference: 1302947-2-RA-36-SP | Location: Leeds

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