Senior Legal Counsel

  • Senior Legal Counsel
  • General Commercial and Projects Lawyer
  • In-House Sydney CBD – 12 Month FTC


Client Details

Our client a leading Australian infrastructure organisation is looking for a senior legal counsel to support their in-house legal team on commercial and major infrastructure agreements. The role will be reporting into the General Counsel providing legal support to the Board and senior stakeholders within the business.


 Key Responsibilities; 
  • Reviewing and negotiating a range of infrastructure related contracts including property and financing agreements
  • Assisting with bid submission processes as well as providing advice on contracts during their delivery and any disputes during the delivery of a project.
  • Keeping the business abreast of new relevant legislation
  • Providing training to the business on up to date legislation and regulation
  • Providing legal advice to different business units as required including across property law, environmental, construction, energy and employment.


Key Requirements:
  • Ideally a minimum of 7 years PQE gained from a leading private practice firm or in-house organisation
  • Strong commercial drafting, reviewing and negotiating skills
  • Exposure across key areas of law including; construction, property, planning and environment, telecommunications and employment
  • Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Enjoy working in a team environment and also independently where required.


Job Offer

In return the role offers a varied role in a growing business with flexible work arrangements.

To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Suzie Large 0434 294 665.