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Paralegal - Temporary Contract

Job Title: Paralegal - Temporary Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Industry:
Salary: $42 per hour
Start Date: 2019-08-18
Reference: JO-1908-97224
Contact Name: Ashleigh Veenstra
Contact Email: ashleigh.veenstra@davidsonwp.com
Job Published: August 19, 2019 17:42

Job Description

About the Company

Managing a number of portfolios within both domestic and international markets this employer of choice has a strong reputation within the market for delivering sustainable and progressive business solutions. This organisation is recognised for their standard of excellence and delivering trusted and specialised services to all stakeholders.

About the Role

An experienced paralegal is required to assist over a 4 week period with a possible extension. This is a full time position from Monday to Friday based in the Brisbane CBD. Reporting into the General Counsel - Corporate, the responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Generate and review basic contracts through the use of existing templates, such as non-disclosure agreements, consultancy agreements and various legal documents as required
  • Co-ordination of internal signature process for legal documentation
  • Maintenance of web-based document and data management systems
  • Document, email management and responding to any enquiries as needed
  • Support information technology used by the legal team such as electronic data rooms built using  SharePoint and WorkSite
  • Manage photocopying, binding and distribution of legal documents
  • Other administrative support as required by legal team

    About You
  • Demonstrated previous experience in finance, legal or professional services organisation
  • High attention to detail – dealing with contracts and document preparation
  • Exceptional communication- both verbal and written
  • Experience with investment related documentation is highly desirable (eg investment management agreements, derivatives trading documentation)
  • Organised with the ability to work to deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills and able to build strong relationships
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office – Word, Outlook, PowerPoint & Excel
To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Ashleigh Veenstra via email: ashleigh.veenstra@davidsonwp.com, quoting ref no. JO-1908-97224. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at www.davidsonwp.com