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NEW – In-House – Corporate/Commercial Legal Counsel 3-5 PQE

Full Time

Website Burgess Paluch

Australia’s leading specialists in legal recruitment.

Rare in-house role. Highly recognised brand. Join a strong, small team & have an impact. M & A, Resources, Projects, Commercial/contracts, Compliance,

The Opportunity

These are unusual times, and this highly recognised, successful large brand with a positive culture now seeks a Commercial Legal Counsel with about 3-5 years PQE.

New and exciting opportunity to join a small and collegiate in-house team; work across a broad range of commercial matters and cutting edge projects and support the strategic vision for the business. Working at mid-level in a fast-paced and agile environment, you will be a proactive member of the company.

This role will entail the drafting and negotiating of a wide range of contracts, as well as the provision of advice on legal issues to senior stakeholders in the business. You will be giving legal advice on a broad range of matters including:

– Mergers & Acquisitions
– Resources
– Projects/Construction
– General commercial contracts
– Competition and consumer law
– Regulatory/compliance,

Work broadly as you support marketing, sales, procurement, IT, transport logistics, and supply chain. You will liaise with people at all levels of the business.

Skills and Experience

A lawyer for this role will be career driven, have about 3-5 years post-qualification experience and strong commercial acumen. Strong drafting skills are essential.

Must be a team player with the ability to work autonomously while maintaining work relationships. 

The Benefits
This role offers a rare chance in the Perth market to join a significant and successful, complex business with a past history of strong growth, and future expansion plans. With mentoring on tap from quality senior lawyers, interactions with switched-on senior executives, and exposure to large projects, it stands out as a career making in-house move.  It will allow you to use your legal skills in a commercial manner, and contribute to the success of the business as a whole. A healthy salary package is on offer.
How to Apply
Applications and enquiries can be made in confidence to our retained consultant, Doron Paluch, via [email protected] or on 0438 004 445 .
This role is exclusive to Burgess Paluch and all direct applications will be forwarded to us.

Burgess Paluch is a leading, specialist legal recruitment agency, with offices in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, and strong presence in Perth and Adelaide. Our team of highly experienced consultants are extremely well networked to assist you in making your next career move. If this role is not what you are looking for, please don’t hesitate to get in touch for a confidential discussion around the legal market. Burgess Paluch recruits and can provide insights into both the Australian and international markets.

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