Junior Legal Assistant

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1706-138020_1500515810
Salary: AU$45000 - AU$55000 per annum + Please call Sian on 03 90987425

The opportunity

This Legal Assistant position will work across a busy Wills, Estate and Probate practice group. You can expect to provide administration support to a small team. You will be involved in a variety of duties and can also expect to undertake office management duties. You can expect to be involved in the following tasks:

  • Preparing briefs to Counsel
  • Formatting documents
  • Filing court documents
  • Liaising with clients and Barristers
  • Drafting billing letters
  • Dictaphone typing
  • Diary management
  • Email management
  • Covering reception when required
  • Creating invoices
  • General administrative duties

To be successful...

In order to be considered for this position, you will have previous experience in a support role in a law firm. Candidates with exposure to Wills and Estates practice groups will be highly regarded. In addition you will possess the following qualities and experience...

  • Attention to detail
  • The ability to be pro-active when supporting others
  • Organisational and time management skills
  • Professional and confident communication
  • Friendly and personable attitude
  • The ability to liaise with clients and solicitors across all levels
  • The ability to take initiative
  • Strong MS Office skills
  • Familiarity with diary and email management
  • The confidence to act autonomously

The Firm:

Located in the heart of the CBD this boutique law firm specialise in family, criminal, wills and traffic law. They pride themselves on the service they provide and have a supportive team culture with very little staff turnover. If you are keen to solidify your legal administration career this could be the role for you!

To apply please click on the appropriate link on this page, alternatively for more information or a confidential conversation please contact Sian Taylor on 1300 338 546

( SK916725A )