Paralegal/Office Manager - DGT Costs Lawyers
Company Beyond Law Job Title Beyond Law Location NSW Posting Date 2018-09-09 00:00:00 Closing Date 2018-09-23 00:00:00 Job Code Category Legal Department Shift Job Type Education Pay Rate Pay Range Duration Travel Job Description Our firm DGT Costs Lawyers is a dynamic law firm specialising in legal costs law with offices in Sydney, Brisbane and Canberra. We provide a wide range of legal costing services for a variety of practice areas. We are looking for a person to take on a part time job share role in our Sydney city office starting in mid-September.
The role The role is for a paralegal/office manager and is largely administrative but with some legal work. Main duties include the following: receptionist and phone answering duties; processing of work including invoicing; organising courier pick and deliveries; opening files and maintaining databases for marketing purposes; general office management duties; assisting solicitors with the preparation of submissions, briefs to Counsel and Court filing including E-filing; assisting solicitors with data entry and document production using Excel and Word and our costs program; and general paralegal tasks including preparation of case notes and legal research. The candidate You will work autonomously with direct supervision from the senior lawyers in our team.
To be successful you will need to demonstrate the following: that you are studying for degree in law; you have a sound knowledge of working with Excel, PDF and Word and have strong computer skills and give attention to detail; you have the ability to work well both within a team as well as autonomously; that you possess excellent communication, time management and interpersonal skills; that you are dedicated, motivated and willing to learn; that you have a positive attitude and are responsible and reliable; and that you are enthusiastic and able to hit the ground running. How to apply If you would like to apply for this position, please forward your CV along with your covering letter to toni.mossmandgt.
com.au For more information about DGT Costs Lawyers visit: www.dgt.
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