Employment Law - Senior Associate

Canberra Permanent
  • Highly reputable award winning law firm
  • Career progression on offer

About Our Client

My client is a highly established law firm in Canberra who maintains a strong position in the market through their various practice areas of employment law, business succession, commercial litigation, commercial and business law, IP, property and real estate law, planning and environmental law and estate planning.

With a growing and diverse practice, my client advises on highly complex and intrinsically difficult cases due to their well-established client base and solid reputation in the market. They continuously achieve successful results for their clients through technically advanced legal advice, effective case management and solution driven methods.

This opportunity will allow you to advise on a wide range of employment and industrial relations matters towards a broad array of clients and industry sectors. With diverse exposure to large corporate entities, ACT and Federal government agencies, small businesses, franchises, non-for profit clients and single clients; this opportunity will provide access to the most exclusive cases in the legal market.

Job Description

This role provides an exclusive opportunity to join a top performing employment and industrial relations team in a competitive industry. All inclusive of leading employment law experts, you will gain access to the best training and mentoring, autonomy and team collaborative engagement throughout your role. My client is looking for a lawyer with ideally five years or more PQE in Employment Law. They may also consider a high performing Associate on the verge of progressing to Senior Associate level.

Desired Skills:

  • Strong and effective technical knowledge in both employment and industrial relations law within the private sector
  • The ability to provide reliable and effective legal advice through client management and sufficient communication
  • An individual who is comfortable with business winning, client engagement, who operates autonomously and who can quickly join the team and hit the ground running
  • Prefers to work collaboratively, take advice, learn and work hard to build their practice.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be someone who not only operates in a highly technical manner but who can also think outside of the box and provide effective and practical legal advice. They will be driven to reach their goals and targets, set themselves apart from their competitors, create a difference in their client's matters, be known as a highly regarded Solicitor in Canberra's legal market and who is compassionate and excited about their role and position within the firm.

My client is seeking someone who is highly professional, interested in achieving career growth, who can assist in further growing the practice and who enjoys mentoring junior employees.

What's on Offer

This role not only includes a very competitive remuneration package but the chance to join a highly regarded and well respected firm with a brilliant reputation in the market. My client is looking to offer the successful candidate career growth with a well-developed progression program, the chance to work alongside high performing solicitors, challenging matters and to be a part of a supportive and inclusive work culture.

Our client values their success to be derived from their ability to attract and retain high calibre professionals. This opportunity will allow you to build a strong foundation for a great career and gain exclusive exposure to high profile legal work.

Jackie Jones
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Phone number
0420 353 352

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Jackie Jones
Consultant phone
0420 353 352
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