Supporting the Practice Head of the Competition Department of a leading international law firm, this contract role is an excellent challenge for a switched-on legal secretary.
In this position, you, the successful applicant would support the Practice Head and six fee earners. Wider team support will be shared with another Legal Assistant to allow you time to balance your Partner support duties.
This role requires a lot of diary management with incredible attention to detail. In addition to matter management, you will assist with monthly legal billing, document preparation, and client liaison.
The ideal start date for this contract is June 2023, with a fixed-term finish of July 2024. It is full-time, Monday to Friday, with hours of 8:30am - 5pm.
Culture & Benefits:
As a contact employee of 13 months, you will be privy to firm benefits such as paid leave, a working from home flexibility policy, and in-house training. You will also be kept informed of internal opportunities, should you wish to grow within the firm beyond your contract.
Equally, if you have plans to travel or study in late 2024 and wish to upskill in a top-tier setting, this timeline could suit you perfectly!
Listed below are the minimum expectations for technical skills, experience and qualifications which individuals need to meet in order to perform their role:
- Previous experience of working in a similar role within a professional services organisation and supporting multiple fee earners;
- Excellent attention to detail and demonstrated ability to work to multiple and conflicting priorities;
- Excellent communication skills;
- A team player who is reliable, adaptable, and professional.
If you feel that you meet the requirements we would like to hear from you. Apply via the link below.
Due to the volume of interest only successful applicants will be contacted directly.
Barratt Galvin is an Australian based legal recruitment business providing law firm resourcing solutions. Collectively, our consultants have over twenty year’s experience placing legal professionals into law jobs locally and internationally.
Based in Sydney, we assist legal professionals looking for legal jobs within Australia, as well as those relocating to or returning from London and the Middle East legal markets.
Our core client base is made up of elite private practice legal teams within mid to top tier and international law firms. The legal jobs we recruit for include Lawyers, Legal Secretaries, EA/PA, HR, Business Development & Marketing and Office Support.
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