Employment & Workplace Relations Senior Associate

  • Company:
    Law Staff
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:

Job Description

  • Excellent Workplace Culture & Competitive Remuneration
  • Leading Employment Team | Matters Across Multiple Industries
  • THE FIRM

    A dynamic, resourceful and highly reputable national firm within the Employment sector, they pride themselves on their top-tier reputation. With a commercial offering of specialist experience across a range of dedicated areas, they service blue-chip clientèle and work on quality and diverse matters. 

    THE ROLE

    The firm is currently seeking a talented Employment and Workplace Relations Lawyer, to step up within a close-knit and supportive team, offering ongoing advancement opportunities. Working under an experienced Partner, the role will see you gaining exposure to front end and back end work across a range of ER and IR matters, as well as offering the opportunity to touch on safety matters. The role will encompass a wide variety of work including, but not limited to:-

  • drafting and advising on employment agreements and contracts;
  • enterprise bargaining agreements;
  • front and back end workplace health and safety matters;
  • unfair dismissal proceedings and unlawful terminations;
  • restraint of trade issues; and
  • workplace harassment and bullying claims.
  • This role will see you working with a range of public and private sector clients across contentious and non-contentious matters, allowing you to diversify your skills and grow within the team.

    TO BE SUCCESSFUL

    To be successful you will be a Employment and Workplace Relations Lawyer with 5+ years post admission experience and either at, or ready to step up to a Senior Associate role. Additionally, you will be looking to progress your career within employment law, and possess commercial acumen, strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills.