Permanent

Employment Lawyer

Posted 1 week ago
Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia

Job Description

  • Progressive firm: work flexibility & collegiate & collaborative team
  • Career Progression – Be Promoted & Remunerated per output & experience
  • Autonomy over your caseload – work your matters from end-to-end

 

The Firm
A premium mid-sized boutique firm based in Parramatta with a holistic approach to its business: delivering excellent legal services catering to the needs of both their clients’ Commercial/Corporate Law needs and their Family and Estates Planning needs.
The firm’s clients range from individual business owners to SME’s as such it will be imperative for the ideal applicant to possess an inherent business acumen.

The team is currently constituted by 12 lawyers with a total staff of 16.  The team is highly collegiate and collaborative, as such, the ideal applicant will possess a personality and values that mesh well with the existing work culture.
The firm is progressive and open to flexible work arrangements.  It is extremely well-managed and unlike many firms, has a clear vision as to the firm it intends to become in the medium and long-term.

The Role
The role is for an experienced Employment Lawyer with broad experience across Employment Law, representing both applicants and respondents.
The ideal applicant will have strong drafting skills, be experienced in developing and implementing employment and IR policies with corporate clients, and also be experienced in dispute resolution and litigation.
Essential Requirements

  • 5 – 7 years PAE in Employment Law, accrued in reputable Sydney-based boutique firms
  • Broad experience across Employment Law, IR Law, and WHS
  • Professional presentation: excellent plain English communication skills and demonstrated success with client liaison

Benefits

  • $110,000 – $160,000 plus super, subject to experience
  • Highly convenient location: close proximity to bus stops, train station, secure parking, shopping and eateries
  • Opportunity to join a mid-sized firm with room for you to move within
  • Opportunity to join a firm that believes in career progression and has  clear vision as to its mid-term and long-term business plan
  • Opportunity to join a highly collegiate and collaborative sharing a common goal of delivering excellent legal services to the firm’s valued client base
  • Autonomy over your caseload, from end-to-end, as it evolves
  • Business development opportunities, commensurate with the seniority of your role as it evolves over time
  • Access widely varied work in Employment Law, IR, and WHS

To Apply
Does this job sound like you? 

If YES, please send your detailed resume to [email protected] or for a confidential discussion please call Ellie on 0468 842 406.

If NO, please visit our website for other opportunities: gorillajobs.com.au.