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Legal Administrator - Garramilla/Darwin, Boorloo/Perth or Gadi/Sydney

Enviromental Defenders Office 

  • Fixed term 3 years
  • Salary - SCHADS Level 4: FTE $78,000 - $84,250 + 10.5% super + 17.5% Annual leave loading. 


About the position:

We are recruiting for a skilled Legal Administrator to join the Safe Climate - (Gas) team within our Systemic Change Program. In this role you will play a key role in ensuring the effective and efficient management of advice and litigation files.

Your days will be varied - from preparing and managing legal documents, and ensuring legal databases are kept up-to-date, to supporting the legal volunteer program, and assisting with more general administrative support needed in the respective office.

A substantive part of this role will focus on provision of general administrative support in coordination with the National Operations Coordinators, IT and Finance Teams.

About you:
We are looking for a skilled legal administrator, with a commitment to attention to detail and accuracy, who can problem solve and work on their own initiative. You will need to be enthusiastic, and flexible, with a high level of computer competency, and ideally have familiarity with court processes and legal document management systems.

At a personal level you will be comfortable working with diverse communities, and a team player, working collaboratively in a distributed team environment.

You are: 
• An experienced legal administrator or have similar administrative experience in a busy office environment.
• Passionate. About environmental justice and about the environment.
• A people person. You have the confidence to liaise with clients, barristers, and others.
• Motivated. You’ve got get up and go. You’re going to take ownership of this role and truly make a difference.
• Someone who is proactive, forward thinking, and continually focused on process improvement.


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Applications close Sunday 26 March 2023, applications should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Last modified: 13/03/2023 3:52 PM

Office details

Office: 3/6 Lindsay St. Darwin NT 0800
Post: GPO Box 2388 Darwin NT 0801
ABN: 62 208 314 893


Please note that the Society does not offer legal advice.

A list of lawyers can be found here.

Telephone: (08) 8981 5104