HR/IR jobs


Location: Melbourne
Company: Kingston Reid
Telephone: 03 9958 9607
Apps close: Wednesday 25th December 2019

Kingston Reid

About the organisation and opportunity:

We are the largest national specialist law firm specialising in Employment, Industrial Relations and Safety law. Having just launched with a splash with offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth we are looking to build out our Melbourne team with a junior lawyer. This exciting entry level position will have you get excellent experience undertaking litigation and advisory work across the range of workplace issues. All lawyers in the team have client contact responsibilities as well as the ability to get involved in some of the most significant employment and industrial matters before the Courts. We have very high standards with respect to everything we do. This is reflected in our core values:

• We are frank, fearless and fantastic
• We walk in their shoes
• We think big and stay curious
• We will delight
• We are motivated, spirited and ambitious

Working with a close knit, high achieving local and national team you will be guided and mentored with the opportunity to grow and develop your career. The role is in our Melbourne office in the heart of the CBD.


As a Lawyer, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

• Undertaking legal work in employment, industrial relations and safety as delegated
• Preparing presentations and legal insights
• Sharing and developing knowledge and experience across the team
• Building rapport and strong relationships with clients

Skills & experience we’re looking for:

• Between 1 and 3 years’ post-admission experience
• Experience in employment, industrial relations and/or safety law
• Outstanding communication skills
• Superior client service and presentation skills
• Organised and proactive approach
• Ability to confidently multi-task
• A willingness to learn
• Open and enthusiastic mindset

What we offer

• Melbourne CBD office location
• Competitive salary and workplace benefits
• Experience working in a close-knit, friendly and collegiate workplace
• Varied work experience and challenging opportunities

How to apply

To apply for this role, please click the link above and apply by uploading your resume and cover letter directly to SEEK. Please contact Jemma Morton at if you have any other questions.

Please note: we are only accepting applications directly from the applicant. Applications via recruitment agencies will be politely declined.