An exciting opportunity to join a family law team headed by one of Melbourne’s Family Law Accredited Specialists in Melbourne CBD. The successful candidate will work with a young, energetic team and will have close client involvement. Support personnel are integral to our team and as such attend CPD and marketing events alongside lawyers.
The role involves all aspects of client, file and office management including liaising with clients, letter writing, document management, fiscal management of clients, audit compliance tasks, precedent management, office procedures management, chairing weekly team meetings and rotating CPD presentations at meetings, managing the Client Liaison (reception), managing the undergrad program and assisting the principal as required.
The successful candidate will demonstrate initiative, ability to manage others, ability to manage their own time and assist others with work flow management, ability to follow and improve on office procedures, ability to work well with others, a willingness to participate in growing the firm culture, attend marketing and other events, including CPD.
The successful candidate will be competent at using Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, preferably be familiar with LEAP and have good computer skills and typing.
The successful candidate has strong communication skills, corporate presentation, is good at managing others and has the ability to multitask effectively.
The successful candidate is one who has a minimum of one year’s experience in legal practice and being a law graduate or Cert III Business Admin Legal or Cert IV Legal Services graduate is a positive but not essential. Candidates must provide referees from recent work experience.
Please send the following in response to the advertisement, addressed to Michelle Petrovski:
- Cover letter
- Curriculum vitae: including details of completed academic degrees, diplomas or certificates
- Details of two referees
- Official Academic Transcript of most relevant qualification
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