Legal Counsel/Senior Legal Counsel

Posted 09 April 2024
SalaryMarket Competitive
LocationNew South Wales
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLegal, Risk & Compliance

Job description

  • Legal Counsel /Senior Legal Counsel 
  • High Profile Projects 
  • Sydney 

Our client a leading commercial business operating across the Infrastructure, energy, resources, transport, defence and building and construction sectors is seeking a legal counsel to join it’s growing legal team.
Reporting to the Legal Director, this role will involve:
  • Providing strategic commercial and legal advice on major infrastructure projects across a number of sectors including transport, renewables and resources
  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating contracts
  • Drafting precedent suites of commercial agreements relevant to the infrastructure market
  • Providing advice on contractual dispute resolution procedures
Key Requirements: 
  • Ideally a minimum of 5-8years PQE gained either from a renowned private practice or In-house organisation
  • Experience in advising on complex transactions, with exposure to project delivery issues
  • In-depth understanding of construction law and contracts
  • Experience with commercial policies and identifying key risks within contracts
  • Proven ability to manage competing deadlines
  • A pro-active and commercial approach to projects and work loads.
The role has great mentoring with the opportunity for continued growth. It will be working across some of Australia’s most significant projects and dealing with International clients. To apply for this position, please click the Apply button. For a confidential discussion about the role, contact Suzie Large on 0434 294 665.