• Permanent Full Time
  • Sydney
  • 8+ years’ PQE

8-10 years' PQE | Newly created role with a successful ASX-listed business | Corporate advisory and commercial portfolio

Newly created Senior Legal Counsel role with a successful ASX-listed business. Great team, CBD-based with hybrid/flexible working.

  • 8+ years’ PQE
  • Newly created role with a successful ASX-listed business
  • Business facing role involving a mix of corporate advisory and commercial work

About the client

Our client is an ASX-listed organisation which operates a diverse portfolio of businesses. It has grown by acquisition to become a market leading service provider to thousands of Australians.

About the role

Reporting to the Group Legal Manager, you will handle a broad mix of corporate advisory and commercial matters this successful business. In this diverse role, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the business on corporate advisory and transactional matters, including M&A.
  • Reviewing and negotiating a variety of complex commercial contracts and product related queries.
  • Respond and assist with responding to various queries across the business, covering a broad range of legal areas such as competition, privacy, IP, disputes, employment, and contract interpretation.
  • Providing regulatory, legal risk and compliance advice.

About you

You will be a corporate and commercial lawyer with approximately 8+ years’ PQE. Ideally, you will have gained some early experience in the corporate practice of a well-regarded law firm before moving in-house.

You will have the ability to work independently with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders. Strong communication and interpersonal skills and a high level of commercial awareness will support your success in this role.

What this role offers you

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well performing, growth focused ASX-listed business.

Our client offers a diverse, inclusive, and collaborative working environment, with hybrid working (three days in the office and two days from home), a short-term incentive scheme and a range of other non-financial benefits.

For further information on this position please contact Nick Robertson:

Ref: 1494059
P: (02) 9241 1199
E: nick.robertson@mahlab.com.au

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