Paralegal

Appoint Consulting Pty Limited

An exciting opportunity for a 3rd or 4th year Law student to join APP's Internal Legal Counsel team

  • Casual basis - 2 days per week
  • Gain exposure and experience across an interesting, national business
  • Work closely with the Internal Legal Counsel, learning and development
Casual basis - 2 days per week

About Us

APP is an integrated property and infrastructure consultancy offering services across all phases of the capital investment lifecycle - Strategy, Definition, Delivery and Transition.

With over 350 staff in 9 offices Nationwide our national business works on $24B of capital value for over 500 clients across more than 800 projects annually. Our engagements range from providing advice on small, niche assignments to the full spectrum of end-to-end services on major landmark projects, and everything in between. We have a dedicated, hard-working culture and a workforce that continues to deliver beyond expectations

The Role

Working within the Sydney office as a casual Paralegal, you will assist the Internal Legal Counsel in the day to day legal operations of APP.

Your duties will include but not be limited to:
  • Assist the Legal Counsel with the day-to-day operations of files and request for record (obtain records, redact, bates label and prepare response correspondence)
  • Draft and amend various legal documentation (including consultancy agreements, confidentiality agreements, leases, MOUs, tender offers and associated documents)
  • Collection of information relevant to matters and liaising with clients
  • Providing assistance to the Legal Counsel in all aspects of file management and document preparation
  • Reviewing and providing advice on various Contracts
  • Ad hoc duties as required
  
Key Selection Criteria

The ideal applicant will have a strong attention to detail, be highly organised, and work well under pressure with the ability to work autonomously. You will also further possess:

• 3rd or 4th year law student with a minimum Distinction average and excellent results in Contract Law
• Ability to demonstrate participation in extra-curriculum activities
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Prior experience as a paralegal is highly desired but not essential

Why APP

Working and supporting a team who know and love what they do, you can expect a collaborative working atmosphere where innovation is at the centre of their work.  The company culture is one of giving not only to its employees but also to the community.

If you're passionate about what you do, we would like to hear from you.