Workplace Relations - Senior Associate/Special Counsel

We are assisting one of Australia's elite law firms in its search for an experienced employment lawyer. The position is based in the Melbourne office.

The team

The team is led by a a partner known for practical, clear and commercial advice in all aspects of workplace and employment law. By joining the practice, you would come in as the next most senior person in the team and have a real say in the strategic direction it grows.

Currently, the team works on a number of high profile matters including sensitive restructures, employment litigation in state and federal jurisdictions and strategic industrial relations disputes and negotiations.

They work with clients across retail, health, energy and resources, finance and not-for-profit sectors.

Ideal candidate

Ideally, you will be a senior lawyer in Australia and have:

  • At least 8 years experience working in employment and industrial relations
  • Experience in running challenging matters
  • The desire to manage and work within a team environment
  • The ability to mentor junior lawyers

The firm is happy to consider those wishing to work part-time as well as in a full-time capacity.

Remuneration

The salary package offered for this position is highly competitive, and can be considered to be above what other top-tier firms pay for similar experience levels. On top of your salary, you will receive:

  • health and well-being programs
  • discounted corporate health insurance with a leading Australian health fund
  • travel insurance
  • gym membership
  • a range of supplier discounts

Interested?

If you would like to find out further information about this position, the please get in touch with Geoff Denton.

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