Human Resources Co-Ordinator (12 Month - Maternity Leave Contract) - JHK Legal Commercial Lawyers

Human Resources Co-Ordinator (12 Month – Maternity Leave Contract)| Brisbane

Join Our Dynamic Team at JHK Legal

Are you ready to be part of an innovative Australian law firm that is reshaping the legal landscape?

About Us

JHK Legal is a dynamic and innovative Australian law firm committed to providing approachable, expedient and economically transparent legal services to clients. We pride ourselves on fostering a collaborative and inclusive workplace where every team member contributes to our success. As we continue to grow, we are seeking a talented and motivated HR Co-ordinator to join our HR team.

The Role

As the HR Co-ordinator, you will play a crucial role in supporting the human resources functions of our organisation. You will be responsible for assisting in various HR activities, ensuring compliance with policies and regulations, and contributing to the overall employee experience. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with a passion for HR to make a meaningful impact in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment.

Key Responsibilities

• Co-ordinate the recruitment process, including job postings, candidate screening, and interview scheduling

• Assist in onboarding and orientation activities for new hires

• Maintain and update employee records, ensuring accuracy and confidentiality

• Support the administration of performance reviews, working closely with team leaders and managers to ensure timely and constructive feedback

• Support HR initiatives such as performance management, employee engagement and talent development

• Assist in the administration of salary/benefits programs and leave management

• Coordinate and support the firm’s mentor program, facilitating mentor-mentee pairings and monitoring program effectiveness

• Act as a point of contact for employee relation matters, addressing concerns and fostering a positive workplace culture

• Contribute to the development and implementation of HR policies and procedures

• Oversee offboarding procedures, exit interviews and contributing to continuous improvement initiatives


• Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related Diploma

• Proven experience as an HR Coordinator or in a similar HR role

• Solid understanding of HR practices, policies, and employment laws

• Excellent organisational and multitasking abilities

• Strong communication and interpersonal skills

• Proficient in MS Office and HRIS systems

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and a cover letter outlining their suitability for the role to Grace Alexander at Please include “HR Co-ordinator Application” in the subject line.

Applications close: 16 February 2024

We Offer

• Competitive salary

• Comprehensive benefits package

• Opportunities for professional development

• A positive and inclusive workplace culture

Our culture is at the heart of our success, and we are committed to ensuring that every team member feels connected and engaged. Join us in a supportive and collaborative work environment where your contributions are valued, and your professional growth is encouraged.

JHK Legal is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.

Only applicants who are shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.