Employment Lawyer - Associate/SA

Location: Brisbane
Discipline: lawyer (incl associate & senior associate)
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Georgina See

Contact email: georgina@lawstaff.com.au
Job ref: ELZ170624
Published: about 1 month ago
The Role
One of New Zealand’s leading law firms is currently seeking an Employment Lawyer with a background in health and safety. This opportunity may be timely for New Zealanders looking to return home or may suit Australian qualified lawyers looking to relocate.
  
As an Employment Lawyer with a focus on health and safety, you will work alongside industry-leading Partners in a tight-knit team. This role involves providing legal advice and guidance on a wide range of employment and health and safety matters servicing a diverse client base including government agencies, international brands and employers.
  
Responsibilities include but is not limited to:
  • disciplinary and performance matters
  • restructuring
  • redundancy processes
  • personal grievances
  • relationship issues
  • workplace investigations
  
Remuneration and Benefits:
In return for your expertise and commitment to this role, you will be offered:
  • Flexibility to work from home and adjust hours, promoting work-life balance
  • 21 days annual leave
  • Paid parental leave for up to 1 year + more
  • Competitive Salary
  • Supportive and dynamic work environment with accessible Partners
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Commission/Bonus structure for senior staff
  • Laptop and Phone provided
  • Stunning CBD offices/location 
  
THE NEXT STEP  
We provide the flexibility of conducting interviews either in person or virtually. You can choose between a one-on-one session or a multiparty meeting via FaceTime, Skype, Zoom, or telephone, ensuring that you can comfortably showcase your skills and discuss your prerequisites for the desired role. We prioritise transparency and, by the end of the meeting, you will receive a comprehensive profile outlining this opportunity and more. This will allow you to research and explore them at your convenience.  To request a confidential meeting, please click APPLY and upload your Profile. Alternatively email your Resume to:
  • Georgina See - georgina@lawstaff.com.au 
  • Trudy Reading - trudy@lawstaff.com.au
Even if this particular role doesn't align perfectly with your needs, we would still be delighted to hear from you. We frequently handle unadvertised positions, offering a diverse range of opportunities in both private practice and in-house settings. Your interest is valuable to us, as we strive to match candidates with suitable positions beyond those publicly listed.Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted in the first instance.

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