Job Details
  • Reference366026A_1605742703
  • LocationSydney
  • SalaryAU$30.00 - AU$36 per hour
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted14 days ago
  • ConsultantElena Chau

Chandler Macleod has partnered with this governmental client that supports over 800,000 people every year and reaches a further million people through local community-based programs.
This role is to provide effective paralegal services and support to facilitate the smooth operation of the Legal practice groups and the delivery of its advice and services.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide paralegal services and administrative support to practice group Legal Officers, including research, analysis and provision of written information for consideration by Legal Officers for inclusion in briefs and other legal documents.
  • Manage practice groups' databases and systems in accordance with standards and guidelines, by creating, storing, retrieving and tracking files to ensure accuracy and security of information.
  • Perform data entry and data reviews ensuring accuracy and relevance of legal data and documentation recorded, to assist in the monitoring and analysis of practice group controls, processes and performance indicators.
  • Utilise relevant legal databases and systems to generate reports that enable accurate,
    relevant analysis and reporting of the practice groups' legal advice and services.
  • Contribute to practice group project work as directed by the Director and/or senior staff
  • Developing and maintaining an understanding of overall agency and public sector directives along with a working knowledge of Legal Services operations, policies and procedures, including court practice and procedure.

Essential Requirements:

  • National Criminal History Record Check in accordance with the Disability Inclusion Act 2014
  • Working with Children Check clearance in accordance with the Child Protection (working with Children) Act 2012
  • Must demonstrate competencies
  • Time and Management skills
  • Recognise and report misconduct, illegal or inappropriate behaviour
  • Report and manage conflicts of interest
  • Support a culture of integrity and professionalism
  • Represent the organisation in an honest, ethical and professional way
  • Will be required to work business hours of 35 hours p/w

If you have the qualifications and skills above, please apply immediately for this great opportunity!