We are looking for an experienced Trust and Estates Secretary for our client firm in Lancashire.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working within a Trusts & Estates department, and a good understanding of the department. Residential Conveyancing experience would be an advantage.

Skills and experience required

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Be highly organised with the ability to work to deadlines
  • Have excellent typing/IT skills
  • Be client focused and be aware of client expectations
  • Be “hands on” and a team player
  • Familiar with standard legal terminology
  • Hardworking, adaptable and flexible
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with the provision of a high quality Trusts & Estates service
  • Dealing with client enquiries
  • Opening new files
  • Diary Management
  • Reception cover
  • Preparing documentation and general correspondence
  • Providing clients and other solicitors with updates
  • General admin duties

For more information on this role, please email Gabriella@acs-recruitment.co.uk.