Paralegal, Document Support


How will I help?

As part of the GTS Legal and Document Support Team, you will play a key role in supporting the Westpac Institutional Bank (WIB) and our business partners to achieve their goals through exceptional governance and strategic service.

GTS Document Support use a broad range of documents (bank standard, industry standard and individually tailored), and Paralegals gain exposure to the operation of these documents and the underlying financial products and services.

Tasks undertaken include:

  • Administration of documents from drafting and negotiation through to execution and custody;
  • Initial analysis of documents, amendments and other correspondence from business partners, lawyers and customers;
  • Providing training for other staff and presentations for business partners;
  • Continuous improvement of processes and documents;
  • Report checking and investigation; and
  • General support to the WIB Legal teams.

What’s in it for me?

You’ll play an important and significant part in the future of a business that has been around for 200 years. Our vision is to become one of the world’s great service companies. So, we’ll back you in the development of your career, with internal career prospects and flexible working. You’ll also be backed by a fantastic team of people in a can-do, supportive structure.

What do I need?

You will have a couple of years’ experience working in a similar role in a fast-paced, high volume environment. Legal qualifications and/or experience will be highly regarded however are not essential for this role.

Key capabilities include:
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build and sustain key relationships, including third party service providers such as panel firms
  • Strong organisational skills, including the ability to multitask
  • Attention to detail and outcomes focus
  • Sound analytical skills, judgment and decision-making ability

What is it like to work there?

As well as good pay and a great culture, joining the Westpac family means you’ll get some of the best banking, wealth and insurance benefits in the market. We back our employees by helping them work towards industry-recognised qualifications, using online learning, training modules and career planning tools for you to grow with us. We’ll even pay you to do volunteer or community work. As an equal opportunity employer, we’re proud to have created a culture and work environment that values diversity and flexibility – and champions inclusion.

How do I Apply?

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As part of our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, this role is open to experienced candidates seeking a discussion around workplace flexibility. We invite candidates of all ages, people with a disability and Indigenous Australians to apply.
Brand : Westpac Group Job : Legal and Compliance Primary Location : AU-NSW-Sydney CBD Employee Status : Permanent Schedule : Full-time Recruiter : Jessica Gapes Posting Date : 23/07/2020, 2:47:47 AM Closing Date : 29/07/2020, 8:59:00 AM