Legal Opportunities | Paralegals P02 & Legal Officers P03

Location: Brisbane
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Business Services Government
Contact: Maureen Singh
Reference: 1358828
Posted: about 2 months ago
Troocoo Government are proud to currently be partnering with a well-known State Government client in helping them recruit for multiple PO2 Legal Graduates and PO3 Legal Officers.
Your New Position
As a PO2 Legal Graduate and PO3 Legal Officer, your duties will be:
  • Interpret and apply relevant legislation to conduct risk assessments on applicants
  • Reviewing file information, identifying and requesting further information
  • Conducting in-depth analysis of file information in order to determine the sufficiency of evidence to support cases
  • Maintain effective case management and document management systems
  • Prepare reports, memoranda and general correspondence as required
  • Case manage files to ensure appropriate prioritisation and the efficient and timely conduct of matters.
  • Conduct relevant research and maintain an up-to-date and in-depth knowledge of the relevant governing legislation.
  • Provide advice to internal and external stakeholders on legislative, policy, procedural and/or administrative matters in relation to the screening provisions of the division
  • Actively participate in and contribute to the development and implementation of policies and procedures which promote corporate governance and fraud control initiatives.
  • Assist in the implementation of management policy and assist to manage change within the area, including encouraging and motivating staff to embrace changes with a focus on achieving the objectives of the department
Your Skills and Experience
To be considered for this role you would have skills & experience in the following to be successful:
  • Completed Bachelor of Laws
  • Previous experience in a similar role or administrative role required
  • Current PO2 legal applicants looking for progression are highly encouraged to apply
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, sound organisational and administrative skills
  • Experience with end-to-end case management highly desirable
  • Ability to handle challenging phone calls whilst providing a high-level of customer service
  • Ability to work in the Brisbane CBD office 5 days a week (remote work not possible due to highly confidential nature of work)
  • Reliable work attendance
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
What You’ll Receive
  • $44.43 – 59.12 per hour + super
  • Brisbane CBD location
  • Great team culture and environment
  • Progression opportunities for the right candidate
How to apply:
If you think that this is a role that you might be perfect for, please apply now! Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Harry Harper