Legal Secretary

$250 - $350 pd
Contract
Sydney CBD
21 Aug 2019
BBBH739463

A fantastic opportunity for a legal secretary to work with a leading Insurance department for an initial 12 month contract.

This Insurance provider is seeking to engage a legal secretary for a 12 month contract, based in Sydney CBD. In this role you will provide a range of paralegal and administrative services that support the efficient and effective delivery of legal service conducted by the Litigation team.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide timely and flexible support to the Legal and Company Secretary teams by undertaking administrative tasks and other duties across a variety of areas of the law, including advice, litigation and commercial matters as well as Board and Committee support services.
  • Provide initial contact point services, together with information, advice and escalation where necessary to the appropriate person for resolution.
  • Conduct legal research and assist with processing subpoenas and the preparation of draft advice and briefing documents.
  • Create and maintain accurate records in legal information systems for the team in accordance with records management policies and procedures and confidentiality and privacy requirements.

About You

  • Sound knowledge of legal terminology and principles.
  • Understanding of the research associated with legislation and legal precedents.
  • A range of experience in providing legal support to a legal practice and/or an in-house legal team.
  • Experience in workers compensation.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Vanessa Wilson's picture
Associate Consultant | Government
Sydney +61 (0)2 8986 3154 | vwilson@morganmckinley.com.au