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Junior Government Legal Assist...

  • Government in-house legal role starting immediately until June 2018

  • Have you recently completed your bachelor of law degree?

  • Do you have an interest/experience in coding?

Have you completed your Bachelor of Laws and seeking an opportunity to obtain some Legal experience in a supportive and collaborative environment? We have a fantastic opening for a Junior Law Clerk within the Government sector. This is a unique opportunity to start your legal career working along side a Solicitor who will be a great mentor and provide you with knowledge which is crucial in the early stages of your career.

The Opportunity:

We are seeking a Law Clerk to join an in house legal team in a fast paced and busy environment. We are looking for the right candidate to work on a long term contract full time basis. As a positive, proactive individual you will be able to draw on your education and experience enabling you to provide a high standard of support which will contribute to the ongoing success of this government department.

Your tasks will include:

  • Researching and drafting correspondence from internal precedents

  • Preparing briefs under the direction/supervision of a Solicitor

  • Sending and saving emails/faxes

  • Copying, scanning and filing of paper and digital files

  • Managing diaries and appointments

  • Case Studies

  • Understanding of legislations

  • Ability to be articulate on paper

About you:

The successful candidate will be:

  • Recently completed Bachelor of Law degree

  • Degree in Science or Engineering (not essential)

  • Experience / knowledge with coding (not essential)

  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Office

  • Highly developed attention to detail skills

  • Strong work ethic and proactive approach

  • Enthusiastic and dedicated approach

  • Strong organisational skills

Interested? Apply Now!

To submit your application, in strict confidence, please apply online using the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion contact our team, Amy Mule on 08 9323 0234 or amy.mule@hudson.com, quoting Ref BZ/43393

Date Posted
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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