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Legal Counsel - Corporate/Commercial

  • Legal Counsel - Corporate/Commercial 
  • In-House - Top ASX Listed Organisation
  • Sydney CBD – Competitive Remuneration 
  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract


Client Details

 An exciting opportunity has arisen for a corporate lawyer to join the in-house legal team of a global insurance company. Reporting into the General Counsel, this role will be responsible for providing legal services on a broad range of commercial legal issues, supporting all areas of the business.


Description

Your responsibilities will include:
 
  • Drafting and negotiating general commercial contracts
  • Providing advice on contract law
  • Managing, negotiating & advising the business on a range of commercial IT agreements
  • Advising and reviewing intellectual property matters and privacy law
  • Keeping the business up to date on regulatory issues
  • Liaising closely with the business and external counsel.


Profile


Key Requirements:
  • Ideally a minimum of 3-6 years PQE gained in-house or from a respected private practice firm.
  • Broad ranging corporate, regulatory and/or commercial law experience
  • Prior exposure to commercial IT agreements, competition law and privacy
  • Resilient with a calm demeanour & a solutions-focused approach.
  • Strong interpersonally with an ability to build effective relationships with both internal & external stakeholders


Job Offer

In return, you will receive:
 
  • A competitive remuneration package;
  • A friendly, collegiate and supportive working environment.
  • A host of other benefits.
 
To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Suzie Large 0434 294 665.