Senior Associate - Employment

  • Location

    Melbourne, Victoria

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

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  • Contact:

    Sean Murphy

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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About Our Client

Our client, a global firm, has had a presence in Australia since 2006 and has over 2,200 people worldwide across 42 offices in the UK, Middle East, Asia Pacific, and America.

About The Role

You will be involved in providing legal advice to a wide range of clients such as global and national insurers and underwriters, SME's, health sector agencies, private clients, and public owned entities you will be working in a team-based environment with a mix of industrial relations, health and safety, discrimination, and employment law matters, covering both litigation and advisory services. This role will also include EPL work for the insurers to the clients.

About you

You are an effective communicator and a highly organized individual who enjoys taking the initiative and thrives in a fast-paced environment. To be successful in this role, you will need a minimum of 5-8 years of experience in workplace relations' ideally in a reputable law firm or from in-house.

You can demonstrate -

  • An understanding and knowledge of Australian employment law;
  • Extensive experience and knowledge of the Fair Work Commission a Federal Court processes and procedures;
  • Non-contentious employment experience; and
  • The ability to run your own caseload.

Your reward

This firm offers a friendly, supportive, and inclusive working environment, high-quality professional development programs, excellent resources, and systems, not to mention a terrific remuneration package plus perks and social activities.

Let's talk

For more information or for a confidential discussion about this role, please contact Sean Murphy via
T: +61 3 8610 8408

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