Employment Lawyer

Employment Lawyer

Job Title: Employment Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$130000 - AU$170000 per annum
Reference: MT19576_1585277925
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: March 27, 2020 13:58

Job Description

The Firm

This top tier law firm has one of Australia's leading employment practices. The partners are highly ranked in the legal tables and are well known for their high profile employment work. Having a blue chip client base in sectors such energy, resources, mining, education, construction, media and technology, financial services, your experience will be second to none.

The Role

This firm is actively seeking to appoint an experienced lawyer at the Associate or Senior Associate level for their busy team. The work will be a mix of employment/workplace relations matters as well as industrial relations matters. The partners are leaders in their field and this is the "go to" team for Australia's largest employers.

As an experienced employment lawyer you will have client contact, autonomy and you will be fostering strong client relationships. There will also be opportunity for you to mentor more junior members of the team and for you to take on leadership responsibilities as well as client development activities.

Skills & Experience

  • At least 3 years pae in the area of employment law, experience in industrial relations will be highly regarded
  • Drafting and advisory skills
  • Ability to think outside the box
  • Client management and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a high performing team
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Energy & drive

Benefits & Culture

Our client is well known for paying its lawyers at the very top of the market. There is also opportunity to participate in a healthy bonus scheme.

Our client is proud of its gender inclusive culture. Our client is also progressive, innovative, inclusive and collaborative. It's a true meritocracy and progression is based solely on merit.

Other benefits include part-time ot flexible working arrangements, post graduate study assistance, the opportunity to take on pro bono matters, client secondments, career development programmes, the opportunity to purchase additional annual leave.

For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT19576
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: (02) 8227 7207