Posted on: 2019-02-27

Job type: Permanent


Looking to expand your knowledge in different practice areas?
Seeking diversity in your work and who you work for?
Fantastic opportunity for a proactive and committed professional - call us today

Our specialised legal team at Hudson have over 30 years' combined experience working in legal private practice plus over 20 years' of recruitment and career coaching. Don't be convinced to 'settle', talk to the experts today!

The Opportunity:

This role will see you working with the entire firm at one stage of another, allowing you to learn different working patterns and personalities.

Our client focussed firm are looking to currently recruit for a Float/Relief Secretary to assist in cover of long service, sickness and annual leave. You will be working alongside experienced Legal Secretaries who encourage, help and support one another.

From day to day, you could be supporting in any department thereby learning from the ground up what each department does and why. Every permanent role opportunity is offered to the float team, enabling you to have the first insight of suitable roles for you (with fee earners you may have already supported), which become available during your time with them.

The role will include and not be limited to:

  • Diary and email management
  • Document preparation, amendments, formatting and proof reading
  • Database and file management
  • Travel management
  • Practice Management
  • Billing
  • Client liaison
  • Record management

To be successful in this role, you will need:

Candidate Skills:

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience as a Legal Secretary
  • Proficient computer skills Intermediate/Advanced Microsoft Word skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with variety and change
  • Dedicated and proactive approach to your work
  • Litigation, Property and/or Corporate experience/exposure well regarded


  • Melbourne, CBD
  • Close to public transport.

Interested? Like to know more?

To submit your application, in strict confidence, please apply online using the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Tracey Reimers on 08 9323 0281 ( or Amy Mulé in our Perth office on 08 9323 0234. Your interest will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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