Legal Trainee

June 28, 2019
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Date posted

June 28th, 2019

Role type

Legal Trainee

Employment type


Position Summary

Seeking to open its doors for ambitious and motivated law students who are interested in joining novolegal for a paid summer internship programme. This is a dynamic role that requires an energetic individual who is motivated by a challenging working environment. The selected applicant will be detail oriented and have the ability to work well in a team and with all levels of management.

Main responsibilities

  • Providing internal legal assistance in servicing the needs of the company’s clients;
  •  Using a variety of software packages, to produce documents and maintain presentations, records, spreadsheets and databases;
  • Carrying out any necessary research as may be required from time to time;
  • Other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the direct supervisor/ team leader/ manager;
  • To undertake market research and assist business development;
  • To perform routine administrative duties; and
  • To engage in other duties, commensurate with the role as required.


  • Completed at least the second year of the law course;
  • Good standard of written and spoken English;
  • Proficient communication skills; 

Preferred skills and experience

  • Ability to work independently;
  • Good time management, analytical and organizational skills;
  • Desire to learn and develop a career within financial services.

A competitive remuneration package is offered for this post.  novolegal offers a pleasant and flexible working environment and the firm provides the necessary study support and opportunity for advancement.

All applications will be acknowledged and treated in the strictest confidence.