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Legal Secretary

Location: Somerton

Type: Contract

Pay: DOE

Sector: Legal

Reference: RB21374

Expiry: 25/08/2019

Consultant: Mark Durrant

Office: Shepton Mallet


Do you have proven secretarial experience within a legal environment?

Do you have solid Microsoft Office software and formatting skills?

Are you a strong communicator?


We are recruiting for a Commercial Property Legal Secretary to join a well-respected company in Somerton on a full-time basis. This is a Fixed Term Contract for 12 months covering maternity leave.

About the role:

You will be providing support to the Commercial Property department and liaising with both internal and external clients.

You will take responsibility for all of the customary secretarial functions including the use of a digital transcript system to create a range of documents in line with their house style, diary/meeting and event management, together with the preparation of draft bills and other financial documentation.

You will ensure that client files are both opened and closed and demonstrate effective file management including location and retrieval. You will manage emails and correspondence (internal and external) and draft replies to routine correspondence when required.

Person specification:

You will have proven secretarial experience within a legal environment, ideally gained within a Commercial Property department. You must be confident to work without direct supervision and be able to demonstrate organisational intelligence and communication skills.

Start date – August 2019.

Full-time, 35 hours per week, Fixed Term for 12 months

Salary DOE.

Apply by sending your CV to or call 01749 330630

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