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Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Casual, Caulfield based

Due to rapid growth, our firm is in need of a Paralegal or Legal Assistant, employed on a casual basis. We expect the typical hours of work to be four-hour shifts, two or three days a week, during ordinary business hours.

Duties include:

  • Data entry into the firm’s LEAP practice management software program
  • Office administration: filing, scanning documents, attending to email, phones and mail
  • Drafting template documents, minutes and file notes

The successful candidate will have excellent communication and language skills (written and verbal) and organisational skills. They will have exceptional attention to detail, be able to prioritise work, problem solve, undertake tasks with limited supervision once directed and be highly adaptable in responding to urgent matters.

The role is ideally suited to a current Law student. Past work experience in legal practice, administration, customer service, sales or small business will be favourably considered.

Salary: Level 4, Legal clerical and administrative employee, Legal Services Award 2010

PLEASE NOTE: work undertaken by the successful candidate will not count towards a practical legal training placement nor legal work experience for admission to practice.

How to apply

Applicants should email a CV of no more than three pages in length, along with a one-page cover letter, to: kate@ashmorlegal.com.au Any queries regarding the role should also be directed via email please.

Applications strictly close on Friday 11 March 2015.