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Paralegal - Property

Minter Ellison lawyers

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 12/09/2018

Job Category:

Legal / Law clerk & Paralegal

Job description:

ABOUT US

MinterEllison is an international law firm, headquartered in Australia and regarded as one of Asia-Pacific's premier law firms. Our teams collaborate across Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the UK to deliver exceptional service.

We have a clear goal – to be our clients' best partner. We put the client at the centre of everything we do and partner with them to deliver truly innovative solutions.

We also think beyond the law, offering our clients advisers who are multi-disciplinary and industry-facing to help them achieve strategic goals, grasp business opportunities and create value for their stakeholders.

OUR TEAM

Our award winning Brisbane Property Group is one of the largest and most diverse property practices in Brisbane.

Our team of more than 80 people advises major institutional property investors, developers, landlords and tenants on all aspects of commercial, industrial, retail and residential property including capital transactions (acquisitions and disposals), large scale developments, major projects and leasing.

Some of our clients include AMP, Aveo, CBA, Challenger, Charter Hall, Dexus, Frasers Property, GPT, Lendlease, Mirvac, QIC, Reading, Springfield City Group, Stockland, Suncorp and Vicinity.

YOUR ROLE

We are looking to recruit a leasing paralegal who is able to successfully manage high volume and high quality leasing work. In this role you will manage your own files and be responsible for preparing, negotiating and progressing clients' leases. You will deal directly with clients and conduct negotiations with our client's tenants and their lawyers.

We offer flexibility for this role which can be performed on either a full-time or part-time basis (minimum 3 days per week), depending on the successful candidate's preference.

WHAT YOU NEED

We welcome applications from candidates who have:

  • previous leasing experience in a busy, high volume role
  • exceptional client service skills and responsiveness
  • a keen eye for detail and the ability to consistently produce accurate, high quality work
  • an interest in contributing to process improvement and systems
  • the initiative and drive to take ownership of your matters and client portfolios
  • strong computer skills
  • exceptional time management and organisational skills
  • a commitment to excellence that matches our own
  • a proactive approach and positive attitude.

WHAT WE OFFER

Our diverse and talented teams enjoy a culture of collaboration, innovation and inspiring others. We are committed to your career development by leveraging the unique strengths you bring to the team and building your capabilities and business acumen to take you to the next level faster.

We care about ensuring you balance your professional goals with your commitments and interests outside of work, and provide a wide range of social, financial and health benefits to support your wellbeing. Our internal support teams are second to none and will help you perform at your best each day.

HOW TO APPLY

We prefer to deal with you directly so please submit your CV, cover letter and academic transcripts for consideration by clicking on the 'Apply' button below. If you would like further information please contact Lisa Fleming on 61 7 3119 6460 for a 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.