Senior Legal Counsel - Construction

Posted 31 May 2024
SalaryHybrid Working and Competitive Salary
LocationNew South Wales
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLegal, Risk & Compliance

Job description

  • Senior Legal Counsel
  • Construciton/Infrasturcuture 
  • Sydney or Brisbane Based
A newly created opportunity has arisen for a senior front-end construction lawyer to join one of Australia’s leading engineering organisations. Working alongside a highly experienced team you will be responsible for providing transactional legal support to the organisation.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Reviewing and negotiating proposed contracts and providing advice and support to the companies executives
  • Providing strategic advice and guidance to the bid teams
  • Providing the business with front-end advice on a variety of water, energy and renewables projects
  • Keeping the business abreast of legal risks
  • Mentoring and training legal counsels in the team
 Key Requirements:
  • Ideally  8+ years PQE gained from a leading private practice firm or in-house organisation
  • In-depth understanding of construction law and contracts;
  • Experience in advising on complex transactions
  • Demonstrated relationship building and influencing skills
  • Strong negotiation skills combined with sound commercial judgement
This role offers the chance to work in a collaborative legal team, with wide exposure to the business. 

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