OH&S and Workplace Law

Ablethorpe Recruitment

Safety advisory role in a global law firm. Growth position

  • OH&S focus
  • Excellent career development opportunities in a growing team
  • Leading international law firm
Our client is a leading international legal practice and it's Employment and Labour practice group is recognised as one of the leading teams in Australia. Demand on their services has created a new opportunity for a Senior Associate to join their team with experience in Occupational Health and Safety. 

The key responsibilities and requirements for this role are as follows:


  • Manage a range of safety matters including investigations, defence of criminal proceedings and advisory work
  • Conduct proceedings in a range of courts and tribunals and resolving employee and industrial relations disputes
  • Prepare briefs and instruct counsel
  • Liaise with clients and external parties
  • Assist with regulatory investigations
  • Conduct systems and compliance reviews and training
  • Supervise and mentor junior team members
  • Assist with business development and marketing initiatives
  • Assist with the preparation and delivery of training for clients and other stakeholders
  • At or around the Senior Associate level with experience gained within a reputable employment law practice
  • Specific experience in both contentious and non-contentious occupational health and safety matters, including investigations, defence of criminal proceedings and advisory work
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Excellent written, drafting and verbal communication skills
  • Strong client liaison skills
  • The successful candidate will need to be an energetic, driven and focused individual with exceptional academic achievements.  Our client will reward you with genuine career prospects and an excellent team environment renowned for its collaborative culture, passion for client service and professional development opportunities. Remuneration will be commensurate with relevant experience.         
Please apply online using the links below.  Otherwise please call our Director of Legal Recruitment Stuart Ablethorpe on 0403 791 000 or send your CV direct to stuart@ablethorpe.com
All discussions will be in strict confidence and your CV and details will not be passed to any third party or prospective employer until instructed by you.

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