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ASX

  • 500 - 1,000 employees

Casual - Paralegal

Sydney
Supporting the ASX Office of General Counsel by providing soundly based legal advice, accurate research and coordination of information requests.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Internship
Number of Vacancies
2
Start Date
Ongoing

Application dates

Applications Open
3 Nov 2020
Applications Close
1 Dec 2020

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
L
Commercial Law
Constitutional Law
Criminal Law
Family Law
International Law
Tax Law

What you'll do

  • Provide assistance to the ASX legal team in relation to a range of commercial and compliance related matters, including: Research and drafting advices in relation to:
    • the operating rules of the ASX Group
    • Corporations Act
    • contract law
    • general commercial and trade practices law
  • Drafting and reviewing standard form agreements, such as copyright permission requests and confidentiality agreements
  • Co-ordination of requests for information, witness statements, affidavits, subpoenas, notices to produce and regulator notices and requests
  • File management and management of registers (including trademarks, subpoenas, contracts)
  • Participant in strategic and efficiency projects within the legal and regulatory teams
  • The successful candidate will be required to work between 15-20 hours per week during university semesters and ideally has the flexibility to work more hours during holiday periods.

What you've done

  • To be successful in this role you will possess a minimum of 3 years of study of a law degree. Ideally, candidates will be heading into their penultimate or final year of a law degree. Candidates will also be able to demonstrate the legal learning skills, communication competencies and professionalism required of the role.

What you need to enjoy and be good at for this role

  • Willingness to learn about the operation of the securities and futures markets
  • Willingness to research and undertake key support functions
  • Motivated and enthusiastic
  • Team player
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Good research skills
  • Attention to detail and quality
  • High ethical values and integrity
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Resilience and a good sense of humour

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
The Strategy team at ASX has provided me with a rewarding and unique experience, enabling me to achieve my personal and professional goals within a supportive working environment.

Johnson Xu

  • Graduate stories
The Strategy team at ASX has provided me with a rewarding and unique experience, enabling me to achieve my personal and professional goals within a supportive working environment.

Johnson Xu

  • Graduate stories
It is a pleasure to come into work with such an amazing team each day and I cannot wait to see where my ASX career continues to take me!

Sarah Redfern

  • Graduate stories
It is a pleasure to come into work with such an amazing team each day and I cannot wait to see where my ASX career continues to take me!

Sarah Redfern

  • Graduate stories
The Strategy team at ASX has provided me with a rewarding and unique experience, enabling me to achieve my personal and professional goals within a supportive working environment.

Johnson Xu

  • Graduate stories
The Strategy team at ASX has provided me with a rewarding and unique experience, enabling me to achieve my personal and professional goals within a supportive working environment.

Johnson Xu

  • Graduate stories
It is a pleasure to come into work with such an amazing team each day and I cannot wait to see where my ASX career continues to take me!

Sarah Redfern

  • Graduate stories
It is a pleasure to come into work with such an amazing team each day and I cannot wait to see where my ASX career continues to take me!

Sarah Redfern