Junior Legal Assistant/Legal Assistant (Public Liability) What are we looking for?Junior Legal Assistant/Legal Assistant | Public Liability team | Permanent Full Time position | Sydney officeWe now have a fantastic opportunity for a positive, energetic and highly motivated Junior Legal Assistant/Legal Assistant to join our Public Liability team at our Sydney office. This role is a Permanent Full-time position. This exciting role will be responsible for providing administrative support to a Senior Legal Assistant and a Lawyer. During a typical day as a Junior Legal Assistant/Legal Assistant, you can expect to be doing the following: Filing Arranging appointments and diary management Talking and corresponding with clients Typing legal correspondence and preparing court documents Preparing briefs to counsel All other administrative tasks (photocopying, archiving files, billing). What will you bring?To be successful in this role ideally you will had experience working in an administration, medical or legal role and you may have completed a Business Administration (or similar) certificate or diploma. It would be great if you had experience in the following: Experience in legal administration or a customer service facing role Organised and proactive with a high attention to detail Ability to confidently multi-task and prioritise A willingness and motivation to learn and develop in legal administration An understanding of Microsoft Office and an ability to pick up new software packages quickly A genuine passion and desire to work in a Plaintiff Law environment Ability to work well with others and a keen willingness to learn Are independently motivated and can show initiative Ability to work in a fast-paced environment Strong and open communication and approachable with others Friendly and cheerful demeanour Why work for 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. As a firm committed to promoting social justice, our staff value being part of an inclusive and diverse team. Candidates from all cultural backgrounds and social groups are encouraged to apply for this position. What next?If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply directly to Slater and Gordon. We prefer to deal with you personally and are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies. Apply nowShare Save Job
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