Legal Assistant

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1611-1055591_1492501460
Salary: AU$40000 - AU$50000 per annum + Call Sian on 90987425 for more info

The Role:

As a Legal Assistant you will be working as part of a supportive and busy team who specialise in defendant workcover claims. You will support two senior lawyers and can expect to provide extensive administration and PA support. This position offers future development opportunities and opportunities to undertake complex tasks. Your daily duties will include:

  • General administration and data entry
  • Monthly billing
  • Preparing briefs and court documents
  • Opening, closing and collating information for workcover claim files
  • Preparing an updating medical information on internal systems and client files
  • Preparing or typing legal correspondence including letters and court documents
  • Liaising with clients
  • Archiving files
  • Social media research

The successful candidate:

To be successful in this role, you will have prior experience as a Legal Secretary within a WorkCover practice group or similar insurance team. Ideally you will have obtained your Advanced Diploma in Legal Practice (or similar legal qualification). Additionally, you will have extensive word processing skills, a high attention to detail, strong communication skills, a flexible attitude and an ability to work well under pressure. If you are ready to advance your Legal Secretary career and are looking to join a firm that is genuinely committed to work/life balance and the professional development of staff, then this may be the perfect opportunity for you.

The Firm:
Located in the heart of the CBD this is a Commercial Mid-Tier firm with a great reputation and a steady flow of work. They offer a multitude of staff benefits including formal training and development, study support, workplace fruit, health seminars, sponsored sporting events and many social activities throughout the year.

Please call Sian on 03 90987425 for more information regarding this diverse opportunity.

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

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