Senior Associate (Workplace Relations & Safety)

REF 100424C


Legal — Industrial Relations & Employment Law


Brisbane — QLD


Full Time


A fantastic opportunity awaits an experienced mid to senior level lawyer to become part of the Workplace Relations & Safety team at a leading Brisbane based commercial law firm. 

This role will see you handle captivating and complex cases independently, establish client relationships, enhance our industry presence, and collaborate closely with two esteemed partners within a dynamic, expanding team.

What can you expect in the role?

  • Diverse range of matters including both strategic advisory work and complex litigation matters;
  • Working directly with clients to advise on dismissals, workplace investigations, workplace bullying and sexual harassment claims, work health and safety, award compliance and enterprise bargaining;
  • Defending unfair dismissal, general protections and anti-discrimination claims;
  • Working with businesses of varying sizes, including large private corporations and ASX listed entities;
  • Taking ownership of your own case load with the assistance of junior lawyers; and
  • Involvement in business development opportunities and presentations external stakeholders. 

To be successful in the role, you will need:

  • 3+ years PQE;
  • Demonstrated experience working on a range of employment and industrial relations matters;
  • A strong work ethic, technical knowledge and organisational skills;
  • A proactive approach to delivering timely and practical solutions to solve complex legal issues;
  • A genuine passion and interest in employment law; and
  • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills and the enthusiasm to provide mentoring to other team members. 


In this firm you will enjoy a flexible workplace, competitive salary, and parental leave, with opportunities for career growth and development. They host regular networking events, provide income protection insurance, salary packaging, and prioritise employee well-being with health initiatives.

To discuss this role confidentially, please feel free to reach out to the team or apply now and set up a suitable time to discuss.

If you would like to find out more about your options in Workplace Relations & Safety for 2024, give the team at DiMention Recruitment a call (07) 3123-4001/ (07) 5501 9242 and quote reference “100424C” or apply now.


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