CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

McInnes Wilson Lawyers current vacancies are outlined below. Please note that applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered.

For further information about the firm's roles or for general enquiries please contact the Human Resource team via phone on (07) 3231 0435 or email at recruitment@mcw.com.au

APPLICATIONS

To apply for current vacancies please complete the Application Form and submit with the following supporting documents to recruitment@mcw.com.au

  • A current CV
  • Recent academic transcript (if applicable)
  • A cover letter outlining your interest in the role

If you are interested in applying for one of the firm's graduate or clerkship positions please visit the Graduate and Clerkship Program page.


Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the purpose of this role is to provide analytical and commercial support to the Executive Management Committee by identifying key performance drivers to ensure strategic goals are met.

The successful applicant will have relevant tertiary qualifications and Extensive CFO / financial management experience in a professional services environment

For further information, click here.

Salaried Principal (Partner): Construction and Infrastructure

This Principal role will provide an outstanding opportunity for someone with a strong track record to lead a team and be central to the continued growth of the firm. The position may be ideal for someone who wishes to gain the opportunity to be autonomous and build the profile of their practice. 

This opportunity will suit a highly motivated and ambitious individual with 8 years + PAE in Construction and Infrastructure and strong knowledge of construction legislation and case law.

For further information, click here.

Solicitor (2-4 years PAE) – Plaintiff Personal Injuries

Our Personal Injuries division spans across multiple office locations and is one of the largest teams in the firm.’

The successful applicant will have 2-4 years post admission experience and previous experience in working on a variety of plaintiff personal injuries cases.

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Legal Secretary – Commercial Litigation

The Legal Secretary is an integral part of the team and the successful candidate will be involved in the day to day administration of files and assisting producers, when workloads permit, in all aspects of work.

The successful candidate will have 5 years’ experience in a legal secretarial position, and at least 12 months previous experience working in commercial litigation. A high level of focus and ability to work under pressure and a proactive and self-motivated attitude.

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Legal Secretary – Plaintiff Personal Injuries

Our Personal Injuries division spans across multiple office locations and is one of the largest teams in the firm.  You will be part of a dynamic team, with the opportunity to quickly develop your skills.

The successful candidate will have 4 years’ experience in a legal secretarial position, with at least 12 months of previous experience working in personal injuries. A high level of focus and ability to work under pressure and a proactive and self-motivated attitude.

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Finance Administrator

This role will be working closely with Financial Controller to provide a high level of administrative support to the firm's busy finance division.

The successful candidate will possess strong interpersonal, customer service and communication skills, ability to work effectively both individually and as part of a team, strong time management and organisational skills, coupled with the capacity to manage multiple tasks and prioritise simultaneously. End of month focus with flexibility around working hours, permanent residency/right to work in Australia and a strong interest in operational and transactional finance is desired. 

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“I commenced employment with the firm as a law clerk in 1998 and was admitted in 2001. I initially worked with the Plaintiff Personal Injury team before developing and eventually becoming the head of the Estate Law practice. I became a Principal in 2006.

Throughout my time with McInnes Wilson Lawyers I have enjoyed watching the firm grow from strength to strength. The firm offers excellent learning and clerkship opportunities including a graduate program, internal mentoring program and fortnightly CLE workshops.

The firm supports and encourages each individual’s development within the firm and rewards commitment to service."

Fred Smith Fred Smith Principal