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Senior Legal Secretary - Property (Lower Hutt)

  • 5+ years' experience
  • excellent understanding of conveyancing process
  • work well under pressure


Gibson Sheat is a long established and well respected law firm that provides a broad range of legal services for its business and personal clients. It has offices in Wellington, Lower Hutt and Masterton.

We have a vacancy for a full-time legal secretary in our Lower Hutt office.

We’re looking for a highly motivated and capable secretary to support our Property authors.

Ideally you’ll:

  • have at least 5 years’ experience working as a Property Legal Secretary
  • have a very good level of understanding of the conveyancing and settlement process
  • work well under pressure and have a calm temperament
  • be good at picking up new IT systems – we use conveyIT, NZ’s leading conveyancing software
  • have excellent writing, reading comprehension and grammar skills
  • be highly organised and able to cope with multiple authors and deadlines
  • be the kind of person who relishes responsibility and likes to go the extra mile.

Most importantly, you will bring a professional, positive, and engaging nature to the office.

If you think you are what we’re looking for, then please send your covering letter and CV to Anna Holland-Waterson (HR Manager) at anna.holland-waterson@gibsonsheat.com by Friday, 7 December 2018.