Paralegal - WC

Location: Sydney C B D, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1905-169555
Salary: Call Colleen Deere on 02 8270 9794
THE FIRM


This firm are committed to making a positive difference to their clients and are seeking a likeminded individual who shares the same values. Having an excellent reputation in the legal industry this firm foster a welcoming and collaborative team environment. Furthermore, this firm have a big focus on professional development and offer ongoing training and mentorship for all employees.


THE ROLE


This role will see you supporting a newly appointed Lawyer and together you will be assisting build their case load. Working in Workers Compensation, day to day you will complete the following tasks and responsibilities:
 
  • Liaising with clients
  • Preparing briefs and court documents
  • Drafting statements and chronologies
  • Cost recovery 
  • File management
  • Preparing and editing legal documents
  • Undertaking legal research
  • Plus a variety of ad-hoc administrative duties as required

THE CANDIDATE


In order to be successful in this role, candidates must be able to demonstrate:
 
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience working as a Paralegal within Workers Compensation (Plaintiff)
  • Intermediate to advanced MS Office skills and a typing speed of 55wpm +
  • Experience liaising and building rapport with clients and other external parties
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Previous experience with legal research
  • The confidence to work autonomously but also within a team
  • A friendly and personable disposition
BENEFITS
 
  • Ongoing training and mentorship
  • Career progression 
  • Friendly and collaborative team environment
  • Friday drinks and monthly themed monthly themed events
  • Low staff turnover
  • Generous salary package!
  • Plus yearly bonus' 
TO APPLY

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link on this page.  Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Colleen Deere on 02 8270 9794 or Nicola Sparkes on 02 8270 9711.