THE FIRM This progressive national law firm challenge the traditional law firm model and instead bring clients fast, efficient, and commercially savvy legal services. Their mission continues to simplify and solve clients’ problems across the insurance industry, working innovatively in all that they do. THE ROLE This practice are in an exciting chapter of growth, particularly in Melbourne and consequently a newly created position has arisen in their Melbourne team. On behalf of this national practice, we are seeking a Senior Legal Secretary/ Paralegal to join their expanding Insurance Litigation team to work closely with a Senior Associate. They are open to Graduate Lawyers as long as you’re confident and content in also offering secretarial and administrative support. Duties of this Senior Legal Secretary/ Paralegal position include (but are not limited to): Opening and closing matters Diary management Monthly invoicing Entering disbursements and follow up of payments Trust account deposits and withdrawals Dispersing documents/mail to solicitors for action/review Drafting basic correspondence Preparing Court Documents and Court filing Overseeing settlement processes of a matter General reporting on client matters Reviewing and summarising medical, employment, financial and other miscellaneous records. Social Media, LexisNexis property and ASIC searches YOU We are seeking a legal support professional with a wealth of experience in insurance litigation or/ and general litigation. Students and Graduates are encouraged to apply as long as full time hours can be achieved and you possess previous experience within insurance litigation or/and litigation. WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? Not only are you joining a national practice in an exciting chapter of growth, this is a prime opportunity to work in an integral position. This role will be vital for the smooth running of the Melbourne team. There will be great variety and responsibility across secretarial, paralegal and lawyer support, dependent on your studies and aspirations. Should you be a student or graduate, there is a unique opportunity to progress into lawyer work further down the track. Salary is up to $80,000 Super Benefits such as flexible working. TO APPLY Please apply with your CV to the appropriate link. Should you have any questions, please call Aimee Burton on 03 9098 7433.