Professional Services Executive - NZ Lawyers wanting a change in direction

Auckland CBD | Professional Services Executive | Ref: ELR2889 | Legal Staff

Unique roles for lawyers with 3 - 5+ years' experience; Great opportunity to utilise your strong leadership and influencing skills;Close knit team and the ability to work autonomously;

NZ Lawyers wanting a change in direction

Are you looking to join a supportive team in an interesting and stimulating environment making a real difference to the law and legal profession? If you are a qualified lawyer wanting to make the move away from private practice, but still wishing to stay in the legal sphere, this could be the very role you have been seeking!

Due to growth and reflecting the importance of this area to the organisation, our client currently has an opportunity in this dynamic team and organisation.

Professional Services Executive

A unique opportunity for a qualified and experienced lawyer with at least 3 to 5 years' PQE, you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of specialist legal committees within this professional organisation. You will need to keep abreast of potential legislative changes and activities that impact on each committee, as you support and contribute to legal discourse in the interests of the profession through coordinating and facilitating the committees to achieve outcomes. A results focused individual, building and maintaining relationships will also come naturally to you, and will assist you in achieving outcomes within this pivotal role.

It is imperative that you are a confident and professional individual with the ability and influence to motivate and encourage others. You will also need to be able to skillfully deal with complex and challenging situations, and be happy to work autonomously with a high degree of initiative. This is a hands-on role and it is paramount you are able to quickly come up to speed on a range of complex legal subject areas. You will also possess a high level of coordination and time management skills as this is a very busy role with a number of key stakeholders.

One of the portfolios will comprise commercial committees, including a pivotal committee which oversees and enhances the organisation’s documents and precedents.

To be successful in this roles you will also need sound computer skills, be a strong team player and have the confidence to deal with the legal community across all levels. The team aims high and thinks boldly and they are looking for someone to complement them with fresh thinking, innovative ideas and not afraid to have a point of view.

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity and feel you possess the above attributes and you are ready to make a difference, please contact Michelle Stewart in confidence on (09) 524 7543 or apply today quoting reference ELR2889.