Junior Legal Assistant
Advertiser: Slater & Gordon Lawyers3.0339 out of 53.0 overall rating (59 employee reviews) More jobs from this company
- Job Listing Date
- 20 May 2020
- Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter
- $48k - $49k p.a. + leave loading & super
- Work Type
- Full Time
- Legal, Legal Secretaries
Junior Legal Assistant
The opportunity and the roleWe'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 successfulOur 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 usSlater 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.