About BDO:

BDO is the largest mid-market professional service provider globally, with the depth and breadth of services and expertise to deliver on all of our clients' needs. At BDO, exceptional client service underpins our belief system and all aspects of service delivery to our clients. Our culture is collaborative and personal, and we recognise that to deliver exceptional service, we must provide an empowering and flexible environment for our people.

Current Opportunity:

BDO Migration Services is an incorporated immigration legal practice, which specialises in all aspects of Australian immigration and nationality law for corporate and private clients. The team has a particular focus on employer sponsored temporary and permanent residency visas and business migration. As part of the BDO global network, BDO Migration Services offers market-leading expertise.

The Migration Services team consults with publicly listed, private and government organisations spanning multiple industries and countries to ensure that appropriate controls and processes are in place.

BDO Migration Services are looking for a current law student to join their growing team as a paralegal. As a key player in the Migration Services team you will provide legal and administration support to the Principal and other legal professionals. You will work closely with industry professionals whilst enjoying a supportive firm culture.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the preparation and submission of Visa applications
  • Assisting with drafting professional and accurate legal documents
  • Legal Research
  • Prepare draft correspondence and memoranda
  • Opening client matters
  • Other administrative duties

Skills/Attributes required:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proven time management and organisational skills
  • Analytical and investigative skills
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team but also work autonomously
  • Experience working in migration law or a true interest in the area

What we will offer you:

BDO offers a culture that emphasises career growth, personal development, collaborative culture, workplace flexibility and global opportunities.