Senior Legal Assistant | Employment

Senior Legal Assistant | Employment

Job Title: Senior Legal Assistant | Employment
Contract Type: Permanent/Full Time
Location: Sydney
Salary: $75,000 - $85,000 package
Reference: 2870411
Contact Name: Alessyn Hecht
Contact Email: [email protected]
Job Published: January 10, 2019 14:00

Job Description

The Opportunity:

Working within this global law firm you will be supporting a highly regarded Head of Practice in the Employment team.  In addition, you will also provide daily support to his team of five Senior Associates.

This role's primary purpose is to provide high quality support to the team on a range of secretarial and administrative matters.  The professionals collaborate on matters allowing for a cohesive and team-based approach to their support, whilst also allowing for variety in tasks supporting the Head of Practice.

Your duties will include:
  • Daily management of inboxes and diaries;
  • Travel co-ordination - both domestic and international;
  • Typing and amending documents;
  • Attending to expense reconciliation;
  • Monthly complex billing;
  • Liaising with clients and booking meetings;
  • Attending to any administrative task that may arise.
Culture & Benefits:

Members of this team and firm enjoy state of the art offices in the heart of the CBD, with a very rare working schedule of 9am-5pm.  The firm stands out amongst the rest with their employee retention and initiatives including charity secondments, training & development opportunities, and social, diversity and sporting committees.

The Requirements:

Listed below are the minimum expectations for technical skills, experience and qualifications which individuals need to meet in order to perform their role:
  • Experience as a legal secretary, ideally within Employment or another practice area dealing with disputes work;
  • Professional and practical approach to all tasks;
  • Strong communication skills and organisational ability;
  • The ability to think clearly and act with good judgement.
Apply Now!

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 recruitment business providing resourcing solutions from a global perspective. We have over ten years experience placing legal jobs in Sydney as well as assisting candidates looking for legal jobs in London and the Middle East.  Our core client base is made up of mid to top tier and global firms, as well as in-house legal departments and not for profit organisations.  The legal positions we recruit for include Lawyers, Legal Secretaries, EA/PA, HR, and Office Support. 

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