Legal Assistant - Insurance

Location: Melbourne CBD
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-2001-187792
Salary: Please call Krystal 03 9098 7429
THE FIRM

Located in the heart of the CBD, this Australian law firm pride themselves on leading the path away from the traditional law firm model and being progressive forward-thinkers. They are a leading commercial law firm who specialise in a wide range of areas including Banking & Finance, Insurance, Dispute Resolution, Real Estate and Intellectual Property.


THE ROLE

This Legal Assistant role will be supporting across their Insurance team and you will therefore be regarded as an integral member and able to build rapport across support and seniority quickly.

You will offer administrative support and a variety of ad-hoc duties, including the following:

·       Diary management
·       Be active on files where required
·       Ability to manage client relationships
·       Take instructions from clients on behalf of the team
·       Preparation and reconciliation of expenses
·       Opening and closing of files


THE CANDIDATE

The ideal candidate will have at least 12 months of experience working as a Legal Assistant within Insurance.

On a personal level, you must have excellent communication and organisation skills, with a client service focus.

You will be proficient in MS Word and formatting, and have the ability to prioritise tasks, display initiative, and have exceptional attention to detail.

A professional outlook backed by an ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced environment, whilst demonstrating a positive can-do attitude would see you fit in well with the team.


WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

The successful candidate would be joining a firm that are committed to the development of their staff. They have a low employee turnover rate and are focused on rewarding success. In addition to this the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in stunning offices in the heart of the CBD and have access to a range of excellent benefits. You will be able to access all the resources that traditional law firms offer, whilst working in a forward thinking and innovative environment.


TO APPLY

To be immediately considered for this role, please click 'apply now' and submit your CV. For a confidential discussion, please call Krystal on (03) 9098 7429.