Legal Assistant

Location: Sydney CBD
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1909-185699
Salary: Call Samantha McAuley on 02 8270 9795

Are you a Legal Assistant looking for an exciting organisation to expand your skills? people2people currently have a number of Legal Assistant opportunities at junior, intermediate and senior level within boutique, mid and top-tier law firms in Sydney CBD.

We have several permanent, contract and temporary opportunities available. Our award winning recruitment agency are also available to provide advice and support to candidates wanting to know more about their career or the industry.

We recruit across various areas of law which include:
  • Intellectual Property
  • Litigation
  • Defendant Insurance
  • Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Property & Real Estate
  • Float Secretary
  • Plaintiff Insurance
  • Insolvency
About the Role:

As a Legal Assistant, your main duties will include:
  • Liaising with clients
  • Matter management
  • Preparation of court documents and briefs to counsel
  • Coordinate travel arrangements
  • Drafting, reviewing and preparing correspondence
  • Diary and email management 
  • End of month billing and reporting
  • Dictaphone typing
  • Answering phone calls and redirecting queries as needed
Skills & Experience we are looking for:
  • Certificate or Diploma in Administration or Legal Services (highly desirable)
  • Ability to apply a range of technology skills, including intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent judgement and use of initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and be able to prioritise urgency of work
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Professional presentation
Lets talk!

If you're ready for a change in your career and are looking to explore new opportunities, click 'apply now'. Alternatively, please call Samantha McAuley on 02 8270 9795 for a confidential discussion or email samantha.mcauley