RELX Group Legal Writer - Contract in Sydney, Australia

Legal Writer - Contract


Location: Sydney, Australia

Across the globe, we combine content, technology and analytics to advance the rule of law and shape a more just world where all are equal under the law.

Our Content Solutions team is the heart of LexisNexis. From reporting and updating breaking news to producing authoritative legal, financial, academic and regulatory content in line with international standards, you define and lead discussions on the future of innovative content production.

The primary purpose of this role is to develop and maintain high quality up to date practical legal content. It will also provide support to Relationship Managers to help build brand awareness and influence market share across clients and stakeholders. The job will include preparing and maintaining practically-focused content as well as practical resources for our popular Practical Guidance product which is Australia’s most established and trusted ‘how-to’ of legal practice.

Initially a 6-month contract, there will be an option to extend to 12 months and are looking for a commitment of minimum 2 days per week. Work from home options available. With experience as a practicing lawyer, you will have a strong understanding of the practical processes relevant to personal injury, general counsel, competition or intellectual property.

Specifically, you will come with:

  • 2+ years PQE

  • Experience in Australian mid to top tier law firm or in-house counsel role

  • Excellent communication and plain-English writing skills

  • Aptitude for building and fostering relationships with a range of diverse clients and local and international stakeholders

  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organisational skills.

This is a great opportunity to work for a global organisation that provide world-class content and leading-edge technology to those who advance commerce, society and justice. We believe that when you put information and technology into the right hands, you give people the power to shape the world.

Apply now, to truly make a difference.