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Principal, Senior and Junior Lawyers

The Department of Industry

The organisation:

The Department of Industry is an inclusive workplace which promotes diversity and encourages flexible working arrangements. Their Legal Branch provides high quality legal advice, litigation, legislative and regulatory reform, and commercial services for the whole of the Department. The Branch also coordinates information requests including GIPA applications and orders to produce information by ICAC, Ombudsman or Parliament, and the management of public interest disclosures and formal complaints.

About the role:

This is a recruitment action to specifically fill multiple ongoing and temporary roles across our Sydney CBD and Orange offices. You will liaise directly with executive and senior stakeholders, provide expert legal advice to service key client areas across the Department, drive the legal component of legislative reform projects, draft and review documents including contracts and agreements, as well as transferring specialist knowledge to colleagues.

Experience:

Experience providing advocacy or advisory services.

Experience in Natural Resources, Primary Industries, Commercial or Financial Law will be highly regarded.

Key Selection Criteria:

Eligibility to hold a current practising certificate as a solicitor in NSW

Strong drafting and negotiation skills

Ability to build and maintain relationships with clients at all levels

Strong written and verbal communication skills

A flexible, adaptable and team-oriented attitude

Strong project management, research, analysis and problem solving skills

    Application:

    For more details, please click here to apply for the roles.

 

Location: Sydney

Application closing date: 
25 Feb 2018

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Administration Officer/ Paralegal

Bardo Lawyers

The organisation:

Bardo Lawyers is a boutique firm with a national presence in the States of Victoria and New South Wales. Bardo Lawyers aims to use innovative systems and processes to ensure your solution is delivered efficiently and reliably. They care about the local communities they work within and constantly strive to make them better.

About the role:

The appointee will be responsible for processing and scanning incoming mail, data entry, telephone answering and generally assisting our practitioners.

With flexibility 3 days from 8.30am-5pm.

Experience:

Previous experience in a legal practice, whilst not essential, would be beneficial.  

Key Selection Criteria:

Applicants must be of good character. Tertiary qualifications such as a Diploma of Legal Services or progress towards a Bachelor of Laws degree would also be well regarded. 

    Application:

    All applications must be in writing and must submit their resume to rana.s@belawyers.com.au.

    Please do not hesitate to contact us on (02) 9890 2227 if you have any enquiries. 

 

Location: Sydney

Application closing date: 
1 March 2018

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Multiple roles - Senior Arbitrator and Arbitrator

Workers Compensation Commission

The organisation:

The Workers Compensation Commission resolves workers compensation disputes between injured workers and employers. The Commission is an independent statutory tribunal within the justice system in New South Wales. The dispute resolution model implements the objectives of the Commission as set out in section 367(1) of the Workplace Injury Management and Workers Compensation Act 1998. The Commission is committed to providing a transparent and independent forum for the fair just, timely and cost effective resolution of workers compensation disputes in New South Wales.

About the role:

The Workers Compensation Commission of NSW seeks applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons for appointment to the positions of Senior Arbitrator and Arbitrator. Senior Arbitrators and full-time Arbitrators are based in Sydney. Sessional Arbitrators may be based in Sydney or regional locations. Some travel may be required. Full-time Senior Arbitrators and Arbitrators receive an attractive salary. Sessional Arbitrators are remunerated under a fee schedule. Appointments will be made for terms up to five years, with eligibility for reappointment. Senior Arbitrators and Arbitrators exercise quasi-judicial functions involving conciliation and arbitration of disputes under the NSW workers compensation legislation.

Experience:

Ideally, applicants will be qualified legal practitioners with sound knowledge of workers compensation law and practice, coupled with demonstrated alternative dispute resolution and facilitation skills and experience.

    Application:

    To apply and for more information, click here.

    Police checks will be conducted on the successful applicants.

     

 

Location: Sydney

Application closing date: 
11 March 2018

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