Senior Legal Counsel - Property/ Construction


Sydney, NSW

Posted 11/13/2019

  • Seeking a Senior Legal Counsel
  • Full time position - Up to $200K + Super
  • Based in the CBD! Immediate start available! 
About the client

Our client is a leading real estate development, investment, capital and property management company.

They are currently seeking a Legal Counsel with 8+ years relevant work experience in a corporate environment or law firm. The ideal candidate will need to have come from a construction, engineering or similar business.

You will provide legal advice, compliance and related services to the offices here in Australia and Singapore business and to ensure the provision to both offices are of the optimal mix of in-house and external legal services determined by cost-effectiveness as measured by cost, timeliness and quality.
Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide legal advice 
  • Assist in the management of external lawyers
  • Participate in Legal Department planning sessions
  • Conduct training in areas of the law according to the company's needs
  • Assist with roll out of the company's compliance initiatives
  • Train Managers regarding what their obligations are under the ACCC act
Skills & Experience
  • Familiar with Australian federal and state laws 
  • Excellent communication and advocacy skills
  • High level of legal and commercial acumen
  • Expertise in contract and competition law
  • Strong drafting and negotiating skills
  • Experience of NZ law would be a bonus

How to apply:

Applications are via the apply now button only. Please ensure all resumes are in WORD format.
Only successful applicants will be contacted for interview.
Thank you in advance for your application.

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