Legal Administrator

  • TurksLegal
  • Sydney
  • Jan 13, 2022
Part-time Commercial & Corporate Law Litigation & Dispute Resolution Other

Job Description

Turks have a new and exciting opportunity for a Legal Administrator to join our high performing and rapidly growing team in our Sydney office.

Working as part of the Employers Liability practice, consisting of a team of 50 staff across Newcastle and Sydney, the successful candidate will work closely with our partners and lawyers, assisting them to conduct matters and undertake legal secretarial tasks.

By joining Turks, you will be rewarded with long-term career opportunities and development, in a friendly, approachable and supportive team-based environment.

Responsibilities
Reporting to a Partner, you will take responsibility and ownership over a range of tasks, including but not limited to:

  • preparation and drafting of correspondence, including court documents, letters and other word processing;
  • downloading and collating documents;
  • diary management, including diarising hearing dates and processing of documentation for court actions;
  • compiling and sending reports to clients;
  • brief preparation;
  • monthly billing;
  • opening/closing files;
  • assisting lawyers as necessary; and
  • other administrative and secretarial tasks as required by the Group.

Requirements
To be considered for this role, you will:

  • be able to work 4 - 5 days
  • have completed your Higher School Certificate;
  • have an outstanding level of attention to detail;
  • demonstrate your reliable and responsible nature;
  • have superior time management and organisational skills;
  • be an approachable and responsive team member; and
  • demonstrate ability to work in a professional services firm conducting work of a legal nature, however is not essential

About us
Here at TurksLegal, we focus on what we do best - delivering innovative and practical solutions to the legal and business hurdles which our clients face. Our client focussed approach ensures we always deliver on our promises, building relationships based on trust and collaboration.

As a specialist, commercial firm with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Newcastle with a reach throughout the rest of Australia, you can be confident you are getting the development, support and hands on experience to grow and sustain your successful legal career. With 33 partners and over 160 staff operating across all jurisdictions in Australia, we offer a comprehensive service to a range of clients, including government agencies, banks, insurance companies and private employers.

Us Turksters pride ourselves on our passion for excellence, teamwork, integrity and leadership, which is embodied through our values that guide us in our day to day activities and product offerings. We are committed to diversity and a culture of inclusion, recognising our differences as a source of strength and imperative to our success. Our social and people-oriented environment aims to improve our peoples lives both in and outside of the workplace, which includes:

  • ongoing training and development;
  • virtual team and firm wide social events;
  • CSR activities, including volunteer days;
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • competitive paid parental leave scheme and return to work benefits;
  • employee achievement awards;
  • discounted gym and health insurance memberships;
  • plus many more!

Our offices are certified as Covid-Safe, with the systems in place to empower our people to work remotely in a secure, safe and collaborative way. We support flexibility and recognise that this means different things for different people.

For more information, visit turkslegal.com.au

Organisation Name

Turks

Landline phone

02 8257 5798

Contact Name

Claudia Friess

Email address

Claudia.Friess@turkslegal.com.au

Street Address

Level 44, 2 Park Street

Job Level

Law Student

State / Province / Region

New South Wales

Country

Australia