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Legal Secretary (Float)

Minter Ellison lawyers

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 08/08/2017

Job Category:

Legal / Legal Secretary & PA

Job description:

About us

MinterEllison is one of the Asia Pacific's leading law firms. Established in Sydney in 1827, our firm today operates in Australia, Hong Kong, mainland China, Mongolia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom through a network of integrated offices and associated offices.

Our culture

Legal secretaries and administrators are valued and respected at MinterEllison – you provide vital support to our legal staff and contribute to our success as a leading professional services firm. We are a friendly and supportive team that takes pride in our work, our individual and collective achievements, our clients' success, and our firm's reputation in the marketplace.

Your role

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced legal secretary to work on a casual basis providing support throughout the office.

This role will suit a candidate with high level secretarial skills and previous legal experience. In addition, you will possess the following attributes:

  • ability to liaise at all levels (including very senior clients and partners)
  • high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • advanced word document skills including document creation and presentation
  • strong understanding of software applications including Excel, PowerPoint, practice management and other technology systems
  • ability to manage multiple tasks and manage deadlines
  • a strong client focus and demonstrated ability to form enduring relationships with peers, industry experts and clients
  • demonstrated ability, and resilience, to work in an environment that expects excellence as a minimum
  • resilience and a commitment to excellence that matches our own
  • pride in the work you produce and who you work for and with

What we offer

MinterEllison people are caring, high-achieving and supportive of each other both at work and outside of it. You'll enjoy being able to call on a network of business support resources for assistance, and have the flexibility you need to engage effectively with your work, your colleagues and any further study you may be undertaking. We also offer a wide range of accessible in-house learning programs including Word, Excel and Powerpoint and other soft skill courses around communication and time management.

How to apply

We prefer to deal with you directly. Please submit your CV for consideration by clicking on the 'Apply' button below. If you would like further information, please contact Natasha Lammas on +618 6189 7875 or Claire Jewkes on +618 6189 7823 for a highly confidential discussion.

Please note that applications from agencies will not be considered at this time. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia.