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FAMILY LAW PRACTITIONER – LIFESTYLE OPPORTUNITY IN BEAUTIFUL TIMARU!

Locals call Timaru the “Jewel of the South” and with very good reason.  The quality of life within Timaru and the South Canterbury region is a drawcard for many people who enjoy the outdoors, and a wide range of year round activities and scenic beauty. Its proximity to world class mountain sports and challenging alpine areas attracts people, such as career professionals. Housing is competitively priced when compared to larger centres and is highly affordable.

Our client is a well respected, established law practice with strong ties to the local community.  They are seeking a Family lawyer to take over a portfolio of work undertaking all matters relating to family and relationship property including care of children.

Ideally you will have 4 years NZ experience in this field however a promising candidate with slightly less would be considered.  You will be working with a friendly fun team with a modern, enterpreneurial outlook.

The below mentioned criteria are necessary and of the utmost importance:

  • Degree from a recognised University
  • Recent experience in the Family/Relationship property arena
  • Proven ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
  • Proven litigation, negotiation and mediation skills
  • Ability to both foster and maintain relationships with other professionals including Court staff and agencies
  • Empathy and understanding while working with clients under stress
  • Have the confidence to increase your portfolio and operate as part of a team in order to maximise business goals

My client is thrilled to be able to offer this opportunity to an amazing candidate.

A covering letter will be required with all applications.

ALL ENQUIRIES WILL BE TREATED WITH THE UTMOST CONFIDENCE.

In order to obtain a Job Description please contact Jo Anderson on 03 688 8367 or email jo@personnelplacements.co.nz