• Permanent Full Time
  • Melbourne
  • 5-8 years’ PQE

High performing energy infrastructure business | SA level property lawyer | Supportive workplace culture and collegiate team

High performing energy infrastructure business seeks SA level property lawyer to join its collegiate team

  • High performing energy infrastructure business
  • SA level property lawyer
  • Supportive workplace culture and collegiate team


About the client

  • AusNet is an Australian energy delivery services business, owning and operating more than $12 billion of electricity and gas network assets;
  • Ausnet own and operate the Victorian electricity transmission network as well as an electricity and a gas distribution network in Victoria;
  • In conjunction with their commercial business, Mondo, Ausnet provide a range of energy and infrastructure products and services to households, government, businesses and communities.

About the role

  • Reporting to the Deputy General Counsel, Energy Zones & Development, the Legal Counsel (Infrastructure Development) is responsible for providing strategic legal advice and support to the business, in particular the Development and Future Networks division;
  • As part of an established team, on a day-to-day basis, you will be responsible for advising on land tenure, environment, planning, cultural heritage/native title matters and other general commercial matters across AusNet’s business to support the development and delivery of major infrastructure; and drafting and negotiating a variety of complex commercial agreements;
  • Comprehensive support and mentoring from experienced practitioners offered to develop your career through the energy transition;
  • Candidates should be well equipped to navigate a fast paced work environment and confident to handle a broad range of responsibilities.

About you

  • Candidates offering ideally 5+ years’ quality experience in property and/or planning law is essential to be successful in the role;
  • A positive attitude, strong written and verbal communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to build relationships with stakeholders are essential

AusNet is a flexible and truly hybrid workplace.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion regarding this position please contact our Director, Nalini Moore:

E: nalini.moore@mahlab.com.au
Ref: MCNM21710


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