Careers

 

Junior Commercial Solicitor 

Do you want to be part of a team that takes care of each other, are loyal and takes pride in the quality of the work they do and the lasting relationships they make and maintain with their clients and referrers?

We have been together for some time and are looking to expand our commercial talent by adding a new solicitor to build our momentum.

You will be part of a commercially oriented, client-focussed team who, like you, are systematic and conscientious in how they approach their work.

We have enjoyed significant success in building our disciplines, systems and accountability to each other and are looking to add another long-term team member who is motivated and is seeking to learn, grow and make a future for themselves in a nurturing, supportive and flexible environment.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3 to 5 years post admission, commercial legal experience
  • Knowledge of MS Word, Excel, LEAP system (highly preferable)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Interest in growing and helping others to grow around you

If you believe this is you, please do not send your Resume.  Please call 0435 755 381 to find out more about the position, and be ready to leave a brief message about yourself.  We are accepting voicemail applications until 5pm on 20 September.  Just call us Now!

 

 

Receptionist/Secretary 

 

We have a position available for an enthusiastic individual to join our administration team based at The Gap.  The position is available for an immediate start and requires you to be the first port of call for our clients in the role of Receptionist within our office, and provide support to our Estate, Commercial, and Conveyancing teams.

 

Duties will include but are not limited to:

 

  • answering the telephone and attending to client needs;
  • booking client appointments and maintaining multiple calendars;
  • greeting clients and offering refreshments;
  • daily mail and banking;
  • basic accounts receivable and payable;
  • running errands and documents into the City;
  • general office duties (such as filing, photocopying, scanning, ordering stationery etc.);
  • dictaphone typing;
  • preparation of legal documents and letters.

 

Experience in MS Word and Outlook essential and MS Excel and LEAP Legal software an advantage. Previous experience in a similar role preferred but not essential.

 

We are looking for an honest and trustworthy general all-rounder who exhibits the following qualities:

 

  • eager to learn and shows initiative
  • good people skills
  • great communication (both written and verbal)
  • attention to detail
  • ability to prioritise, manage workloads and meet deadlines
  • takes ownership of tasks
  • well organised
  • can work as part of a team

 

Our team at Hollingworth & Spencer are committed to our people and growing together.  Our clients are drawn from local, state and national levels. We pride ourselves on exceptional client service skills, high quality work, meeting the needs of our clients and supporting each other.

 

We strive to maintain our strong team environment, and regard each other as the single greatest asset of our firm.  If you are interested in a stimulating and flexible work environment in a company with supportive and hardworking people who genuinely care about you, then this practice is for you.

 

Salary will be paid commensurate with your demonstrated skills.

 

Please send your resume via email to resume@hslawyers.com.au to register your interest.

 

Applications close 5pm on 14 September 2018.