Senior Legal Counsel

  • Senior Legal Counsel - Front-End Construction 
  • Leading Global Organisation 
  • In-House - Sydney 

Client Details  

Our client a leading global organisation is seeking a senior construction/commercial lawyer to join their experienced and established team. The opportunity will be reporting into the General Counsel and Company Secretary. This is a key role within the legal team providing legal support to the business across a wide range of commercial matters including procurement, property & construction and supply chain.


Key Responsibilities;
  • Reviewing and negotiating proposed contracts.
  • Providing the business with front-end advice on integrated infrastructure projects.
  • Drafting and reviewing a variety of commercial contracts
  • Providing legal advice on company negotiations for acquisitions, disposals and joint ventures
  • Analysing and identifying legal risks and implications for the business
  • Keeping the business abreast of regulatory and compliance requirements both domestically and internationally.
  • Manage and build relationships with external law firms and stakeholders



Key Requirements:
  • Ideally 7+ years PQE gained from a leading private practice firm or in-house organisation
  • Experience reviewing and negotiating construction contracts
  • Broad ranging commercial contracts experience
  • Strong negotiation and project management skills
  • Proven ability to lead and mentor more junior lawyers


Job Offer

This is a great opportunity to progress your career in a dynamic environment, and within a global organisation that is focused on growth. In return it offers a collegiate and flexible team environment working on a variety of matters.

To apply for this opportunity please click the apply now button below or contact Suzie Large on 0434 294 665.