Job Details

Construction & Infrastructure Legal Secretary

  • 13 Sep 2017
  • Sydney
  • Full Time
  • Sydney CBD location
  • Support at Partner level
  • Salary to $78,000 Package (Neg on Exp)

Join this highly regarded and ever growing national firm who are leading the way in their approach to clients and legal matters. With an array of clients across various industries, be assured that your day will be interesting and exciting. 

Working 9:00 am to 5:00pm, this role will require you to provide top level secretarial support to 2 x Partners and wider team who focus on Building & Construction law. The team do a mix of front and back end work, therefore a sound knowledge of the litigation and Court process will be essential for your success. They are strong believers in developing your career and therefore this is the perfect role for someone looking to take the next step! Your duties will include, though not limited to: 

* Diary management 
* Preparation of document and correspondence preparation (including Court documents and edits using track changes) 
* Client liaison 
* Dictaphone typing 
* Travel arrangements 
* Complex monthly billing – using Aderant 
* File management 

The successful candidate for this role will be polished, professional, well spoken, possess a can-do attitude and have previous experience as a legal secretary. Sound knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite is a must, as is fast and accurate typing. Knowledge of Aderant highly desirable though not essential for application. 

For application, please forward your resume in Word format to Kristy Thorpe on kristy@dgplegal.com.au, quoting reference KT:6577. Please note only candidates fitting the above selection criteria will be contacted. 

DGP Legal is a boutique agency specialising in the provision of staff to Sydney’s private practice law firms, government legal departments and in-house legal divisions. 

***Refer a friend to our agency and if we place them in a permanent role you will receive *$200 worth of shopping vouchers. If we place a 2nd referral we give you $400 worth of vouchers and with your 3rd placed referral you are rewarded with $800 worth of vouchers! *subject to candidate passing 3 month probation period.