Legal Assistant - Property

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Contract
Reference: JO-1804-159575
Salary: $65000 - $75000.00 per annum

The ideal person to undertake this role will have legal secretarial experience in managing diaries, client liaison, billing and document administration. Ideally, you will have supported senior fee earners or partners ensuring the highest level of support is offered. Knowledge of a property practice group or similar areas will ensure you hit the ground running in this busy role. In addition, you will consider yourself to be resilient and will possess the ability to work autonomously to conflicting deadlines. Most importantly this role will suit you if you have the ability to work hard and get the job done! 

The Opportunity:

This is a 12-month contract with a view to permanency  You will be supporting a passionate and hardworking Partner as well as the wider team. This is a busy practice group who is client orientated, they work with corporate clients in relation to construction and corporate conveyancing matters. You can expect your duties to include: 
  • Diary & Email Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Assisting clients with queries
  • Billing and Invoicing
  • Opening, closing and maintaining client files
  • Drafting legal documents and letters
The Firm:

This is a national commercial law firm with a fantastic reputation. They were established over 150 years ago and have over 300 employees. They pride themselves on the service they provide and have a high amount of CSR which includes pro-bono cases and supporting charities. In Melbourne they are located in the heart of the CBD close to public transport options. 

The Benefits:

Work set hours from Wednesday to Friday, giving you flexibility. You can also expect to be involved in regular staff functions and team incentives. 

If this sounds like a role you would be interested in, please call Mary Savova on 03 9098 7427.