Graduate Legal Secretary Program

Our program                  How to apply                What we’re looking for      
What do we offer?                 It's not all about work though!                More information

Lander & Rogers offers challenging and rewarding career prospects for legal secretaries, who represent one of the key structures of support for our legal practice groups.

The Graduate Legal Secretary Program is your opportunity to play an integral role in the seamless delivery of legal services to our firm’s clients and establish a rewarding career.


Our program

Our Graduate Legal Secretary program runs for 12 months and is built on three practice group rotations, each of four months duration. It is designed to: 
  • assist you with the development of broad secretarial skills
  • expose you to different opportunities and experiences
  • help you decide your preferred area of law
  • provide opportunities for career progression

The rotations are a great opportunity to sample work in a few different areas of law. You will be teamed with a mentor and a buddy who will provide you with the training, coaching, feedback and support needed to develop your skills and assist your transition into the legal profession.

How to apply

Applications open: 11 August 2014
Applications close: 29 August 2014
Interviews:     29 September – 3 October 2014

Please send your letter of application, CV and academic results to Ben Hamilton, HR Coordinator, via our Career Opportunities page.



What we're looking for

We’re seeking friendly, energetic, enthusiastic, team oriented people who have:
  • a minimum of a Certificate III in a Business Administration and/or an Advanced Diploma of Business (Legal Practice)
  • a solid understanding of the Microsoft Office Suite
  • a minimum typing speed of 40 words per minute with a high degree of accuracy
  • strong communication skills
  • customer service experience.

 

What do we offer?

  • Job satisfaction and a supportive work environment
  • Structured Learning & Development programs
  • A challenging and rewarding career
  • Opportunities for genuine career progression
  • Competitive salaries
  • Opportunities to be involved in the strategic operation of the business
  • Financial assistance for further study that is relevant to your role

 

It's not all about work though!

We encourage our staff to get involved in community-based activities. We also offer networking opportunities and a range of sport and lifestyle activities (like yoga, bootcamp, netball and massage), as well as regular social and family events.  


More information

To find out more about our Graduate Legal Secretary Program, check out our Graduate Legal Secretary Opportunities brochure (Melbourne brochure | Sydney brochure) or contact:

Ben Hamilton | Human Resources Coordinator
+61 2 8020 7622
bhamilton@landers.com.au

 

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