In-House – LEADING BRAND – IT/Corporate/Commercial 5-10 PQE

Job Description

Exclusive role. Highly recognised leading consumer brand. Join a strong team & have an impact. General commercial role with IT expertise and procur…

  • General commercial role with IT expertise
  • General commercial role with IT expertise
  • Exclusive to Burgess Paluch Legal Recruitment

The Opportunity 

You will form part of a high performing team at an iconic Australian brand. Seeking a Legal Counsel with 5-10 years PQE for a general commercial role with IT expertise and ideally also some procurement and/or merchandise experience. You will work in a fast-paced and agile environment, as a proactive member of the team, supporting the strategic vision of the company.
  
As part of this team, you will:

  • Provide legal support to the procurement and/or merchandise business units including on complex contract negotiations, contract interpretation issues and supplier issues/disputes
  • Lead, draft and negotiate routine and complex commercial transactions and contracts, including on major projects and as part of a project team
  • Be one of the lead legal advisors on IT contracts including on SaaS and iPaaS contracts and associated IT services such as implementation and professional services
  • Develop a strong understanding of regulatory and operational environments and provide associated advice including on competition, privacy and data security laws
  • Lead and support legal transformation initiatives

Skills and Experience

A lawyer for this role will be career driven, have 5-10 years post-qualification experience and strong commercial acumen. Excellent drafting and communication skills are essential.

Must be a team player with the ability to work autonomously and maintain good working relationships. 

Benefits

For a confidential discussion, please call Doron Paluch on 0438 004 445 or email [email protected]