New Zealand Law Society | Te Kāhui Ture o Aotearoa, Christchurch
About the Law Society
The New Zealand Law Society | Te Kāhui Ture o Aotearoa is the professional body for barristers and solicitors in New Zealand. The Law Society regulates all lawyers practising in New Zealand and is the membership organisation for practising lawyers. With 13 branch offices throughout the country, the Law Society is the Kaitiaki (guardian) of the practise of law in Aotearoa New Zealand and the consumers of legal services.
About the role
Do you want to work with a fun, high-performing and dedicated team? We are seeking an exceptional candidate to join our Professional Standards department as a Professional Standards Officer (PSO) in the Early Resolution Service (ERS) & Frontline team.
A PSO responds to and facilitates the early resolution of a wide range of complaints and concerns raised about lawyers by the public and lawyers; and processes complaints and reports.
This is a permanent full-time position where the work is challenging, varied, and fast-paced. It requires judgment, integrity and resilience. You won’t do this alone, you will be part of a supportive team of professionals.
One of the ways we attract, support, and retain quality staff is by offering employees the flexibility to manage their work/life balance. We embrace flexible working to support our staff to deliver their best and achieve a good work life balance.
The ideal applicant will have the following skills and experience:
What we can offer
Become part of an exceptional team in a dynamic organisation, where the work is challenging and rewarding. Your development and growth will be nurtured, and your work recognised and valued.
Other benefits of working at the Law Society include:
Diversity and inclusion are important to us and the Law Society is keen to ensure that appointments reflect Aotearoa New Zealand’s multicultural society. Applications from a diverse range of backgrounds are encouraged.
For a confidential discussion, additional information please contact People & Culture at email@example.com
A copy of the position description can be found here.
Please do not apply using the seek portal as we will only consider applications that have been made to the above email address.
Applications close 5pm Friday 12 August.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.