Settlements Coordinator What are we looking for? We have a fantastic opportunity for a positive and highly motivated Settlements Coordinator to join our Ringwood VIC team on a 6-month fixed term full-time contract. This is a great opportunity for the successful applicant to work as part of a busy and dynamic team. In the role of Settlements Coordinator, you will be responsible for: Drafting bills and finalising once matter is settled Ensuring all disbursements are billed minimising write offs Monitoring, calculating and distributing settlement monies Confirming receipt for all client related monies in the Trust / General account Preparing file for closure and archiving What will you bring? To be successful in the role you will have prior experience and an understanding of Billing and Settlements processes. Ideally you will have worked as a Legal Assistant, Law Clerk or Paralegal across Personal Injury matters. The ideal candidate will possess the following experience and skills: Strong communication skills High level of accuracy and attention to detail Strong numerical literacy Problem solving and complex ledger analysis Ability to take initiative, work to deadlines and multi task Strong MS Office skills A team player Why work for us? Slater and Gordon is a leading Australian Personal Injury law firm. Our people are passionate advocates for clients, providing a personal and caring service. For their part, our clients value an expert, tailored service from people they can depend on. We pride ourselves on offering accessible, world class legal services to people from all backgrounds and socio-economic circumstances. We work hard to simplify the legal process for them and provide support and guidance along the way. At Slater and Gordon you’re exposed to varied and interesting work and the constant opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of everyday people. Slater and Gordon employees enjoy a genuine opportunity for professional development in an environment that values and recognises high performance. If you are motivated, hardworking, and enjoy a fast-paced workplace, then consider a career with us. As a firm committed to promoting social justice, our staff value being part of an inclusive and diverse team. Candidates from all cultural backgrounds and social groups are encouraged to apply for this position. What next? If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply directly to Slater and Gordon. We prefer to deal with you personally and are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.