Your new company
This mid-tier boutique firm, based in the Auckland CBD, offers clients a range of commercial, corporate, property and private client legal matters and are well known for providing exceptional quality legal advice in a cost effectively and timely manner. An opportunity has arisen for an experienced and fluent Mandarin-speaking Solicitor to join their Asian Team.
Your new role
Working alongside their leading Senior Associate in this team, you'll be working very closely with clients, taking instructions and providing dedicated client contact and responsibility of the clients legal requirements, You'll be involved in handling a range of commercial (franchising/leasing/sale & purchase agreements, etc) and residential conveyancing matters with some exposure to small to medium subdivision work. You'll be able translate and write in both Mandarin and English. This is a role where you'll be working with wealthy individuals, providing legal advice and managing their legal requirements
What you'll need to succeed
You'll be a qualified NZ Solicitor with a minimum of 4 YRS PQE, with good grades and be fluent in written and oral Mandarin as well as excellent English communication. You'll possess solid conveyancing experience and a good level of commercial knowledge and be keen to progress.
This is a busy role and requires an individual who is extremely organised and process driven, has the confidence to probe and get detailed information from colleagues and clients alike, and build strong ongoing relationships with clients. You'll have a high level of attention to detail and accuracy, and be highly customer-centric. The firm is looking for someone who can take ownership and responsibility, has an outgoing and confident personality and fits well within the team and the broader firm.
What you'll get in return
The firm offers an opportunity for you to build your career, with on-going training and development, lovely offices, a collegial work culture where people work together, have fun and help each other out and where the focus is on the best outcome for the client. They have a great work/life balance and offer a very competitive salary for the right candidate.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or email your resume and academic transcripts to email@example.com or telephone me on 021 656 690 without delay.
Due to NZ Border Restrictions, candidates must be NZ Residents/Citizens and be eligible to have a NZ Practicing Certificate to be considered for this role.
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Talk to a consultant
Talk to Lorraine Zencic, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Auckland