20 days ago
Job Title: Senior Associate – Family Team
Salary: Competitive Salary & excellent, flexible benefits
Slater and Gordon wish to appoint a Senior Associate who will be responsible for all aspects of Family work including providing top-level technical expertise and guidance to other team members.
This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious lawyer to work as part of a wider group who collectively are experts in every aspect of Family law and nationally recognised as leaders in their fields.
Responsibilities of the role;
As a Senior Associate at Slater and Gordon you will be responsible for;
Maintaining a caseload and overseeing the file management of complex business cases
Collaborating with other senior leaders to ensure that financial targets are met in line with budget planning and forecasting
Delivering work to yourself and the team through engaging proactively in business development to supplement the substantial work volumes brought in by the firm
Meeting financial targets
Supervising other fee-earners
Working with our fee earning community to manage appropriate caseload levels; type, quantity and complexity
Assisting with the delivery of appropriate learning, coaching and positive development practices where required.
Undertaking regional business development initiatives to help build the practice profile and attract new business.
Complying with National Practice Standards
We are looking to recruit an accomplished Employment Solicitor who is able to demonstrate the following -
Significant knowledge and experience within the area of Family Law
Previous, proven supervisory experience
The ability to successfully manage an individual billing target
Experience of working to key performance indicators
A willingness to actively drive and encourage cross referrals
The desire to add value in relation to the streamlining of internal process and procedures
An adaptable approach and the ability to foster a culture of positive change
Strong stakeholder management skills
What we offer in return;
In return we offer a positive and inviting work environment with the opportunity to develop your career with a leading, international law firm.
Who we are; Slater and Gordon Limited is a leading consumer law firm in Australia and the United Kingdom. We employ 1,210 people in 54 locations across Australia and 3,130 people across 25 locations in the UK. Slater and Gordon’s mission is to give people easier access to world class legal services. The firm provides specialist legal and complementary services in a broad range of areas.
Founded in Australia in 1935 the company has grown from quite humble beginnings to building a powerful reputation throughout our history as a law firm that fights to achieve the best outcomes and ensure that more people are able to access affordable legal services.
Ready to apply? If you are interested in applying, please follow the online application process. Should your details be shortlisted a member of the Recruitment Team will be I touch.
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