ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

Solicitor - Auckland

Flexible location

We are New Zealand's largest trustee services organisation and are passionate about helping thousands of families and businesses look after what is important to them. We help our customers preserve the present and secure their future, by providing expert wills and estate administration services. We also provide specialist advice on a full range of estate planning services including; legal, financial, investment, trusts and estate protection.

This role sits within the Legal and Governance team, who are responsible for providing legal support services across the organisation. Reporting to the General Counsel Retail you will provide legal advice and support to our Retail network in relation to Public Trust products and services.

The successful candidate will have excellent time management and the ability to deliver a high standard of work within set targets and deadlines. You will enjoy working as part of a team, but also be able to work well autonomously. It goes without saying that you will have exceptional oral and written communication skills and be able to build strong relationships with people at all levels.

In addition you will need:

  • LLB qualification
  • Open to considering candidates with junior and intermediate levels of experience
  • Experience within the Trustee services industry is highly desirable
  • Litigation experience would be an advantage but not essential
  • A current New Zealand Law Society practising certificate

This is a role with variety, where no two days are the same. You will work with various teams based across New Zealand to help deliver quality outcomes to our customers. This role will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to develop into a senior role. If this sounds like you, apply now and don't miss this exciting opportunity!

To view the job description and apply online, visit us at https://careers.publictrust.co.nz/home and enter the job code 22901SEK.

Applications close on Tuesday, 24 April 2018.