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Legal Assistant

Advertiser: Maurice Blackburn Lawyers3.3148 out of 53.3 overall rating (54 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
22 May 2020
Location
Cairns & Far North
Salary
Great salary and employee benefits!
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Legal, Legal Secretaries

Legal Assistant

We get it—you want a job that makes you want to bounce out of bed and look forward to the day ahead. Keep reading because that’s exactly what we’re looking for in the right candidate—and we’ve got the rewards and benefits to prove it!

If boredom is your enemy and you enjoy a variety of tasks, you are right for this role.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our Personal Injuries team as a Legal Assistant on a fixed-term contract until February 2021. Based in our Cairns office, you will use your established skill set to support our busy team in an administrative capacity.

Responsibilities

  • You’ll be here to help our clients with your strong customer service and communication skills
  • Provide important updates and share information with our clients
  • Be a super organised admin guru and help us keep our files up to date
  • Play a key role in our legal team by preparing court documents as requested
  • Arrange and manage appointments with our clients
  • Manage our incoming mail
  • Prepare bills for clients
  • Handle plenty of random admin tasks as they hit your desk!

What we’re looking for in you

  • We’d like to see at least 2 years’ experience in admin/support roles (even better if it’s in the legal sector!)
  • Excellent client service skills as you’ll be engaging with a diverse range of people from different backgrounds
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Super eye for detail
  • A multi-tasker who can handle several task at once
  • A team player with the ability to work independently
  • Enviable organisation skills
  • Skills using Microsoft Office
  • And finally, we’re looking for someone who genuinely cares about, and wants to help people

How you’ll be rewarded

  • Ongoing coaching and career development
  • Salary Continuance & Life Insurance
  • 17.5% Annual Leave Loading
  • Wellbeing Programs for you and your family
  • Generous leave entitlements
  • Health and Wellbeing Leave

About Maurice Blackburn

We’re a law firm like no other. Join us and you’ll have a career that makes a positive difference to people’s lives. You’ll also be a part of a culture that will make a positive difference to your life, so join us and let’s get your career moving!

How to Apply

Click the ‘Apply’ button and include your resume and cover letter.

We get it—you want a job that makes you want to bounce out of bed and look forward to the day ahead. Keep reading because that’s exactly what we’re looking for in the right candidate—and we’ve got the rewards and benefits to prove it!

If boredom is your enemy and you enjoy a variety of tasks, you are right for this role.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our Personal Injuries team as a Legal Assistant on a fixed-term contract until February 2021. Based in our Cairns office, you will use your established skill set to support our busy team in an administrative capacity.

Responsibilities

  • You’ll be here to help our clients with your strong customer service and communication skills
  • Provide important updates and share information with our clients
  • Be a super organised admin guru and help us keep our files up to date
  • Play a key role in our legal team by preparing court documents as requested
  • Arrange and manage appointments with our clients
  • Manage our incoming mail
  • Prepare bills for clients
  • Handle plenty of random admin tasks as they hit your desk!

What we’re looking for in you

  • We’d like to see at least 2 years’ experience in admin/support roles (even better if it’s in the legal sector!)
  • Excellent client service skills as you’ll be engaging with a diverse range of people from different backgrounds
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Super eye for detail
  • A multi-tasker who can handle several task at once
  • A team player with the ability to work independently
  • Enviable organisation skills
  • Skills using Microsoft Office
  • And finally, we’re looking for someone who genuinely cares about, and wants to help people

How you’ll be rewarded

  • Ongoing coaching and career development
  • Salary Continuance & Life Insurance
  • 17.5% Annual Leave Loading
  • Wellbeing Programs for you and your family
  • Generous leave entitlements
  • Health and Wellbeing Leave

About Maurice Blackburn

We’re a law firm like no other. Join us and you’ll have a career that makes a positive difference to people’s lives. You’ll also be a part of a culture that will make a positive difference to your life, so join us and let’s get your career moving!

How to Apply

Click the ‘Apply’ button and include your resume and cover letter.

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