Seasonal Clerk

The Department of Treasury and Finance provides economic, financial and resource management advice to help the Victorian Government deliver its policies.

We strive for excellence in financial and economic management to improve the lives of all Victorians.

We aim to be a model employer providing an inclusive workplace that is understanding and respectful of differences such as gender, identity, race, disability or age. In addition, we are committed to supporting Aboriginal pathways between education and employment.

The department strives to create an environment that supports a flexible and adaptive workforce. All requests for flexible working arrangements will be considered in line with operational requirements.

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Department: Department of Treasury & Finance
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Legal
Classification: VPSG2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DTF/D01694
Closing Date: 11-Aug-2019
Salary Range: $52,493 - $67,410
Job Duration: 3 weeks
Attachments: DTF Legal Position Description - Seasonal Clerk VPS 2.docx (Word, 47KB)

Contact: Alex Roberts
9651 5646

Position Details

Two exciting opportunities exists to participate in three-week seasonal clerkships in DTF Legal.

The clerkships will held be December 2019, January 2020 or June 2020.

DTF Legal

DTF Legal provides internal legal and advisory services to the Treasurer, the Assistant Treasurer, the DTF Secretary and board, and other DTF business units. The team advises on the full spectrum of issues faced by our stakeholders.  See the attached position description for further information on the work undertaken by DTF Legal.

Seasonal clerk

As a seasonal clerk you will sit for three weeks within DTF Legal and assist our team of lawyers in their day-to-day work, including participating in projects and transactions.  You will be expected to assist with research, drafting and communicating advice, and will likely be requested to attend meetings. 

As our ideal candidate, you will be required to demonstrate the key selection criteria set out in the attached position description.

To discuss this role further, please contact Alex Roberts, Assistant General Counsel, (03) 9651 5646.

For more information on the position and key selection criteria, please refer to the position description.

How to apply

If you are interested in this role, head to Jobs at DTF and select the ‘Apply Now button'. Please provide a copy of your CV and cover letter summarising your skills and relevant experience. Application close at 11.59pm on Sunday 11 August 2019. 

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