A newly created role for a National Secretarial Manager, join a forward-thinking, progressive national firm who are highly regarded across Australia. MJD Executive are currently representing an Australian law firm who are seeking a National Secretarial Manager to join them in Melbourne. The firm has been highly regarded across Australia for hundreds of years and has a solid, hard-working mentality across their partnership. You will work closely with Partners, Senior Management team, HR and Operations as well as with up to 40 secretarial staff. You will need to be someone who thrives on developing their staff, be someone who naturally builds good rapport and can solidify relationships at all levels; coordinating and mentoring up to 40 support staff across business services, recruitment across business services, preparing for and attending management meetings and stakeholder meetings, ensuring that all compliance is up to date, reporting, liaise with internal and external stakeholders and assisting with large scale projects will be some of the keys responsibilities of this function. The role is perfect for a business-minded individual who may come from a Legal Support Management, Secretarial Coordinator or Operations Manager background looking for a role they can call their own The successful candidate will be a professional, driven, self-starter who is able to manage their own workload and work well under pressure.