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Junior Legal Assistant

Advertiser: Slater & Gordon Lawyers3.0339 out of 53.0 overall rating (59 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
20 May 2020
Location
Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter
Salary
$48k - $49k p.a. + leave loading & super
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Legal, Legal Secretaries

Junior Legal Assistant


The opportunity and the role

We're looking for a positive, energetic and highly motivated Junior Legal Assistant to join our Workers Compensation practice in Newcastle on a full time, permanent basis.

As a Junior Legal Assistant you will be responsible for providing administrative and client support for a Lawyer.

You will be part of a close knit, high achieving team. You will be able to utilise your legal administration and customer service experience. There will be future opportunities for career development.

Your daily duties will include:

  • File administration
  • Diary management
  • Liaising and corresponding with clients
  • Creating legal documents and letters
  • Trouble shooting, and problem solve issues with client files

To be successful

Our ideal candidate will be a mature minded person who is able to work as part of a team.

Your resume will display the following experience, attributes and skills:

  • Experience in legal administration, professional services or customer service
  • A diploma and experience in the legal field will be highly regarded
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Superior customer service and presentation skills
  • Organised and proactive
  • A proven ability to confidently multi-task
  • A willingness to learn

About us

Slater and Gordon is a leading Australian Personal Injury law firm. Our people are passionate advocates for clients, providing a personal and caring service. For their part, our clients value an expert, tailored service from people they can depend on.

We pride ourselves on offering accessible, world class legal services to people from all backgrounds and socio-economic circumstances. We work hard to simplify the legal process for them and provide support and guidance along the way.

At Slater and Gordon you’re exposed to varied and interesting work and the constant opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of everyday people.

Slater and Gordon employees enjoy a genuine opportunity for professional development in an environment that values and recognises high performance.

If you are motivated, hardworking and enjoy a fast paced workplace, then consider a career with us.

To apply

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply directly to Slater and Gordon. We prefer to liaise with you personally and are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.

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