Job Details
  • Reference383958B_1637813596
  • LocationMelbourne CBD
  • SalaryAU$110 - AU$120 per annum
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted14 days ago
  • ConsultantEman El Hessny

  • Full-time - 6 months contract (possible extension)
  • Flexible working options
  • Immediate Start
  • $110k - $120k inc. Super

    With over 1,000 internal employees and 20,000 employees out working on client sites, the Chandler Macleod Group is one of the region's largest employers - so we know what it takes to recruit, select and retain the best people. In fact, everything we do relates to unleashing potential in people and companies; from providing today's career opportunities to planning, measuring and managing the workforces of tomorrow.

    We are looking for an experienced Paralegal to support the Legal and Secretarial team for a large Energy provider.

    THE ROLE
    Reporting to the Lead Counsel, this role is an opportunity for an experienced Paralegal to join a high performing and collaborative Legal and Company Secretarial team in providing services to various divisions.
    Working closely with lawyers and internal team members, you will be working full-time on a 6 months contract with a possibility to potentially extend.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in the management of claims
  • Assisting with the coordination and preparation for board meetings
  • Provide a high quality of administrative support to the Legal and Company Secretarial team
  • Effectively manage litigation, disputes and claims in consultation with lawyers
  • Accurately prepare a variety of commercial contracts

    ABOUT YOU
  • Minimum of 4 years Paralegal or in-house legal administration experience
  • Experience in supporting Senior lawyers is highly regarded
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and resolve claims, disputes and litigation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Word processing/documentation production skills are essential
  • The ability to work both independently and collaboratively and to seek guidance when needed.
  • Must be a team player with a highly adaptable and collaborative working style that will align with a high functioning legal department


    To be successful for this role you MUST have full working rights to work in Australia.
    If this sounds like the perfect role for you - please apply now!
    How to apply:
    Please click 'APPLY" to upload your details and resume to be considered for this role. You can also send in your resumes directly to eman.elhessny@chandlermacleod.com