Location North SydneyCONTRACTOR
Consultant Robert Kruger
Date posted 1 February 2019 2019-02-012019-03-01 legal North Sydney New South Wales AU AUD 1000 80000 80000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.au
A great opportunity to work for a global organisation that provides world-class content and leading-edge technology. The primary purpose of this role is to develop and maintain high quality up to date practical legal content.
About the Company
Across the globe, LexisNexis combines content, technology and analytics to advance the rule of law and shape a more just world where all are equal under the law.
Our Content Solutions team is the heart of LexisNexis. From reporting and updating breaking news to producing authoritative legal, financial, academic and regulatory content in line with international standards, we define and lead discussions on the future of innovative content production.
This is a great opportunity to work for a global organisation that provides world-class content and leading-edge technology to those who advance commerce, society and justice. We believe that when you put information and technology into the right hands, you give people the power to shape the world.
About the Role
The primary purpose of this role is to develop and maintain high quality up to date practical legal content. It will also provide support to Relationship Managers to help build brand awareness and influence market share across clients and stakeholders. The job will include preparing and maintaining practically-focused content as well as practical resources for our popular Practical Guidance product which is Australia’s most established and trusted ‘how-to’ of legal practice.
Initially a 12-month contract, there will be an option to extend and we are looking for a minimum commitment of 2 days per week. Some regular in-office time is preferable, but there is also the opportunity to work from home. It could also suit interstate applicants. With experience as a practising lawyer in Australia, you will have a strong understanding of the practical processes in a lawyer’s workflow. Practice experience in one of the following areas is required: Property, Succession, Corporate Insolvency, Cybersecurity, Personal Property Securities or Tax.
Specifically, you will come with:
• 2+ years PQE
• Experience in Australian mid to top tier law firm or in-house counsel role
• A legal practice background in one or more of the following areas: Property, Succession, Corporate Insolvency, Cybersecurity, Personal Property Securities or Tax
• Excellent communication and plain-English writing skills
• Aptitude for building and fostering relationships with a range of diverse clients and local and international stakeholders
• Excellent analytical, problem-solving and organisational skills.
To apply please click apply or call Robert Kruger on 02 8289 3230 for a confidential discussion.