Employment and IR Lawyer

Posted 2 weeks ago
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Job Description

  • $130,000 – $150,000 plus super, negotiable with experience
  • Grow in your career with a view to achieving seniority
  • Join a collegiate & close-knit team in a CBD-based firm


The Firm

A rapidly expanding multi-disciplinary boutique firm based in the Sydney CBD proper is seeking an experienced and well-rounded Employment Lawyer who can hit the ground running.

The firm is a premium boutique firm with a long-standing clientele who are primarily of either a technology or general entrepreneurial background.  The firm’s lawyers are leaders in their respective fields and a number of them are ex-top tier partners.  You will be joining a firm of 16 lawyers plus support staff who like to work hard and play hard.

The firm believes in rewarding excellent performance with appropriate recognition and with a view to achieving seniority in the firm.

You will be involved primarily in advising the firm’s clients to ensure their compliance with all Employment and Industrial Relations Law matters including disputes with employees and possibly contractors.

Essential Requirements:

  • Between 5 – 7 years PAE in Employment and IR Law in private practice acting for corporate defendants
  • Business acumen
  • Strong drafting skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

On offer:

  • $130,000 – $150,000 plus super, negotiable with experience
  • Convenient Sydney CBD location within close proximity of a range of public transport options
  • Opportunity to enter a rapidly growing firm that is regularly pitted against top tier firms in their clients’ disputes
  • Opportunity to work autonomously
  • Opportunity to lead the Employment practice in the firm
  • Opportunity to work with sophisticated commercial clients

To apply:

Please submit your resume to [email protected] or for a confidential discussion please call Ellie on 0468 842 406.