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Cummins Inc. 2022 Corporate Law / Legal Undergraduate Internship - Scoresby in Scoresby, Australia

2022 Corporate Law / Legal Undergraduate Internship - Scoresby

Description

  • 13-month full time undergraduate internship based in Scoresby / flexible working

  • Law students - gain real world, practical experience

  • Fully paid internship from 31.01.2022 to 24.02.2023

If you are an undergraduate Law student looking to jump start your career, we are offering a 13-month full time or part time internship based at our Scoresby branch.

Your opportunity to power your potential starts here!

About Cummins

Cummins Inc., a global technology leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel and natural gas engines to hybrid and electric platforms, as well as related technologies, including transmissions, battery systems, fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions, and power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins employs approximately 62,600 people in approximately 190 countries and territories.

What’s in it for you?

Cummins will help set you up for success and your future career as you develop your theoretical knowledge into practical skills while contributing meaningfully to the operation of our multi-billion dollar business. Gain real word, practical experience!

About the role

Our Scoresby branch is offering a rare 13-month full time or part time undergraduate Legal Internship opportunity commencing 31st January 2022 for a current undergraduate law student who is keen to utilise theoretical skills learnt in their degree and develop practical skills in the workforce. This is a unique opportunity to gain skills and knowledge while you are working full time or part time.

“What Will You Do”

  • Liaise with key internal and external stakeholders

  • Support all legal practice areas including litigation, real estate, employment, commercial and ethics and compliance

  • With the support of the Legal team, review and draft various agreements and manage small claims

  • Assist with core legal project work

  • Provide legal research to the Legal team as may be required from time to time

  • Research, prepare and distribute monthly legal alerts

  • Support the delivery of the ethics and compliance program in a structure rotation in this area

  • Attend training and development courses

  • Participate in community involvement teams

About You:

To qualify for this undergraduate internship, it is essential that you:

  • Are currently studying an undergraduate Bachelor’s Degree in Law

  • Have between 1 and 8 units of study left to complete of your undergraduate degree as of February 2022

  • Are available for the full 13 months and be willing to defer your studies or study part time for that duration

  • Possess Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency

Note: Applicants that do not meet these qualifying requirements unfortunately will not be considered.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • A keen interest in pursuing a career in an in-house legal team

  • High level communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Strong research skills

  • Time management skills and ability to multi-task

  • An interest and willingness to learn and develop new skills in a diverse organisation

  • A proactive approach and drive for results

  • Ability to understand and maintain confidentiality

  • Strong computer literacy and understanding of Microsoft Office suite

  • Valid car driving license highly preferred

How to apply

  • Applications close midnight Sunday 8th August 2021.

  • For all applications please submit your resume, cover letter and academic transcript via the link provided

  • In your cover letter, please specify how many units of study you have remaining on your degree and your motivation behind applying both to Cummins and this specific internship

Note: We will be unable to assess your application without all of the required documents, so please ensure you attach your resume, cover letter and academic transcripts at the time of application.

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, colour, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.

Qualifications

Job LAW

Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Internship

Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship

Job Posting Jul 15, 2021, 1:41:40 AM

Unposting Date Aug 8, 2021, 1:59:00 PM

Req ID: 210003N1

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