Team Assistant


About Ashurst:

Ashurst is a leading global law firm with a history spanning almost 200 years, and clear strategy for our future growth. Our in-depth understanding of our clients and commitment to providing exceptional standards of service have seen us become a trusted adviser to local and global corporates, financial institutions and governments in all areas of commercial law. To find out more please visit

The Opportunity:

We are currently looking to recruit Team Assistants to join our Melbourne office on permanent and 12 month fixed term contract basis'

As a Team Assistant you'll be responsible for providing proactive and effective general administrative assistance across a diverse range of tasks within the Melbourne office.

Our Team Assistants work as part of a centralised hub team to action administrative based tasks sent through from our legal professionals and Practice Executives.

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • "Can do" and proactive approach, including accepting tasks outside the general scope of duties.
  • Strong organisational skills and ability to plan and prioritise effectively.
  • Demonstrates initiative and strong client focus.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Resilience, with the ability to thrive and effectively work with continuous change, challenging stakeholders and tight deadlines.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Team player, able to work well with others to achieve divisional or task specific goals.
  • Demonstrates flexibility and willingness to adjust priorities or working hours when necessary.
  • Keen to learn new skills and develop or improve skills sets.
  • Excellent level of technical ability in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Powerpoint.

At Ashurst, you'll have the opportunity to work in an environment that encourages learning and excellence with a highly professional global team. You will also have a range of social, sporting and health benefits available to you.