Legal Assistant - Construction

Location: Melbourne CBD
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-2003-188682
Salary: Please call Krystal 03 9098 7429
THE FIRM

We are currently recruiting for a large Australian law firm who are seeking a Legal Assistant to join their Construction team. 

This well-known firm has offices across the country and their expertise includes Commercial Litigation, Property, Competition, Tax and Wills & Estates. This firm prides itself on ensuring an exceptional client base and an outstanding work culture. This firm encourages a supportive environment to ensure growth and development, assisting others inside and outside the firm.


THE ROLE

Working as a Legal Assistant in their Construction team, you will provide seamless administration support to a friendly and close-knit team of lawyers. Your duties will include, but will not be limited to:
  • Creating and collating documents;
  • Arranging court books and briefs to barristers;
  • Court filing;
  • Liaising with clients;
  • Diary management;
  • Monthly billing; and
  • Other administrative duties and support as required.

THE CANDIDATE

The ideal candidate will have 1 - 2 years' experience as a Legal Assistant preferably in property. In addition to this, you will also:
  • Be confident using IT systems and MS Office;
  • Have strong attention to detail;
  • Be able to work efficiently in a fast-paced role;
  • Have a typing speed of at least 60 WPM; and
  • Have strong written and verbal skills;

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

You will have the opportunity to join a highly regarded law firm who are dedicated to the development of their staff. 

You will have access to a range of benefits including an excellent health & wellbeing program, regular social functions and ongoing professional development. 

A salary package of up to $65,000 is on offer, depending on experience. 


TO APPLY

Please click 'apply now' to be immediately considered for this role. For more information, please call Krystal on (03) 9098 7429.