Senior Legal Counsel - Projects and Infrastructure

Posted 23 October 2023
SalaryHybrid Working and Market Competitive
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLegal, Risk & Compliance

Job description

  • Global organisation – Senior Legal Counsel
  • Construction/Projects 
  • Flexible working and Health & well being benefits

Our client is a leading construction business, looking for a senior lawyer to join their in-house legal team based in Sydney. In this dynamic and fulfilling position, you will serve as a vital source of expertise for the organisation, offering strategic and commercial advice. You will also represent the business externally to various stakeholders, including government and private clients, subcontractors, and consultants.

Reporting to the Head of Legal, you will play a pivotal role in the conversion and contractual formation of a diverse set of projects.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide proactive, strategic and quality legal advice across the full lifecycle of projects.
  • Support dispute/ issue management.
  • Collaborate and negotiate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Minimum of 6 years PQE from a leading firm or top tier construction company
  • Background major projects in the construction sector
  • Experience with commercial law, litigation and insolvency (preferred)
  • Law degree & valid Australian practising certificate
Job Offer:
Join one of the most globally recognisable names in the construction industry where innovation, career growth, and work-life balance are fundamental principles. To apply for this position, please click the Apply button. For a confidential discussion about the role, contact Suzie Large on 0434 294 665.