• Permanent Full Time
  • Sydney
  • 5-15 USD / YEAR

3 or 4 day per week role with high profile healthcare company | Autonomous and diverse, business facing role in collegiate team | 5+ years' PQE

  • 3 or 4 day per week role with high profile healthcare company
  • Autonomous and diverse, business facing role in collegiate team
  • 5+ years’ PQE

About the client
 
Our client is a fast growing healthcare organisation offering a broad spectrum of health services through a range of premium trusted brands. The company offers a highly collegiate and collaborative culture with a strong focus on quality outcomes and strong ethics. This is a newly created Senior Legal Counsel role that has arisen through the growth of the business.
 
About the role
 
In this broad ranging, business facing role you will provide legal advice on general commercial and operational matters. Your key responsibilities will include negotiating, drafting and reviewing a variety of business contracts, tenders, projects, acquisitions and other legal documents. You will also advise the business on a wide range of legal issues.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a commercial lawyer seeking a hands on part time role in a growing business in a successful organisation offering considerable flexibility. Part time work and flexible working arrangements are available for the successful candidate.
 
About you
 
A pragmatic and practical commercial lawyer with at least 5 years experience is sought for this Senior Legal Counsel role. More senior candidates wishing to work on a part time basis will also be considered. Significant experience in corporate/commercial law, particularly negotiating and drafting commercial agreements is essential. Strong technical legal and drafting skills and commercial experience is sought, along with excellent stakeholder management and interpersonal skills. Experience in M&A and/or Privacy Law and healthcare industry experience is desirable but not essential.

What this role offers you

This role offers considerable flexibility and can be done on a 3 or 4 day per week basis. This is an attractive role in the market and would suit a commercially minded lawyer who enjoys finding and implementing solutions rather than just identifying issues.  The role offers considerable variety, autonomy and flexibility. This is a great opportunity to work in a lean, easy going and supportive legal team who all have fun and a good sense of humour

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

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion regarding this position please contact John Egerton:

Ref: 1259032
P: (02) 9241 1199
E: john.egerton@mahlab.com.au

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