Legal Officer

Job details

Location: NSW - Sydney
Salary: Up to $60 p/h + super
Reference: Ad-20398
Posted: 11 months ago

Job description

  • Sydney CBD
  • Initial contract until 12/10/18
  • Up to $60 p/h + super (35hr a week)

NSW Government agency is looking for a Legal Officer to provide legal advice and subject matter expertise to a range of stakeholders.
About the role:

  • Provide high quality legal advice and legislative subject matter expertise to support the effective resolution of reviews, complaints and investigations.
  • Represent the agency in courts and tribunals and/or brief external legal counsel when required.
  • Conduct research and analysis to support the functions and objectives of the agency and draft high quality submissions, advices, briefs, reports and other correspondence to meet internal and external requirements.
  • Represent the agency in committees, meetings and other forums to provide informed responses to issues and promote the role, functions, objectives and achievements of the agency
  • Work closely with colleagues to develop, maintain and implement legal precedent and knowledge databases and performance
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of strategies, policies and procedures


  • Tertiary qualifications in law (must be admitted and hold a practising certificate)
  • Proven experience with administrative law and advocacy, including judicial and quasi-judicial for a
  • Demonstrated case management experience across complex legal issues

Please apply by following the link.
For further enquiries, please contact Stuart Jeltsema on 02 9641 2448 or

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