Legal Assistant - Commercial Litigation

Location: Melbourne C B D
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1908-176645
Salary: $28.00 - $32.00 per hour
The Firm:


An established national firm located in an iconic part of Melbourne's northern CBD is dedicated to creating a team-based environment and are seeking an outstanding Temporary Legal Assitant to join their team.


The Role:


Working on a temporary basis (approx. 4 weeks) you will be working as part of a secretarial team supporting and organising 2-3 Partners. Your duties will include:
 
  • Diary management,
  • Arranging and coordinating meetings and travel,
  • Liaising with clients,
  • Typing and collation of various legal documents,
  • Monthly billing,
  • File management,
  • Archiving and various administration duties. 
To Be Successful:


You will be an experienced, proactive and committed legal assistant who has a proven ability in commercial litigation. You will possess the following skills and attributes: 
 
  • First class organisational and communication skills 
  • A strong work ethic with a commitment to going over and above what's required
  • Typing speed of at least 55wpm
  • Have some Commercial Litigation experience
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office (particularly Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Experience in LEAP and Filesite software systems.
If you are immediately available and interested in this role or would like to hear about other opportunities, please call Jessica Hickey on 03 9098 7439.