Legal Officer - Industry Fund Super

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Closing On: Sunday, 26th May 2019
Category: Legal
Location: VIC
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: Young Lawyer

Job Description:

  • CBD Location
  • Make a difference to the retirement future of members
  • Opportunity to develop and grow

About the Role
A fulltime permanent position has become available at the Unpaid Super Office based in Melbourne CBD. 
The Legal Officer will be required to:

  • Negotiate and formalise Terms of Settlement in accordance with Industry Super Funds’ policies
  • Provide accurate and feasible instructions to solicitors and follow through to conclusion
  • Perform superannuation Audits
  • Check all legal documents are correct
  • Ensure all cases are followed up as per Unpaid Super standards
  • Liaise with 3rd parties as required (e.g. employers, fund administrators, legal service providers)
  • Maintain and build positive relationships with Trustees (Fund) and other Service Providers.

About You
We are looking for applicants who are motivated, enthusiastic and looking to further their career with a Company you can be proud of.
Our ideal candidate is someone who:

  • Has recently completed or is studying a legal discipline or understands workplace legal proceedings
  • Has clear communication skills – both written and oral – as well as strong negotiation skills
  • Has a fine eye for detail
  • Has well developed Microsoft Office skills
  • Is able to work well in a supportive team environment

Experience in the financial services sector would also be viewed favourably.
If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you now. 
About us
IFS has been partnering with industry super funds for 25 years to help members achieve a secure retirement. We leverage our deep expertise and our commitment to always putting members’ interests first. Our services include financial advice, the recovery of unpaid super, non-super investments and the transfer of lost and inactive super accounts to active member accounts.
IFS Unpaid Super, is the leader in the recovery of outstanding superannuation contributions for the industry superannuation sector.
Our dedicated staff recover unpaid superannuation contributions on behalf of our client-fund members.  Through legal action, on behalf of our client-funds, we recover unpaid super entitlements that these members may never have otherwise received. 
What We Offer

  • 4 weeks of one on one paid training;
  • Opportunities for annual incentives;
  • A commitment to ongoing career development;
  • A salary package, inclusive of 11% employer superannuation contributions;
  • Generous employee benefits including above award leave entitlements and paid parental leave;
  • A fantastic team environment; and
  • An organisation that is truly focused on getting the best outcomes for our members, not just about making a profit.

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