Legal Counsel – Corporate

 

Legal Counsel – Corporate

  • Melbourne

Our Opportunity
Our client is Australian HQ’d with global operations. They are an ASX100 organisation and a global leader in the resources and agricultural sectors.
  
They currently have an opportunity for a quality corporate counsel to join their high performing and friendly team as Legal Counsel. 
  
Reporting to the Group General Counsel, you will be responsible for providing advice across the business units which encompasses a broad range of work including issues arising in the manufacture, sale and distribution of products; trading; property; HS&E matters; human resources and employment-related issues; privacy law, IT and such other areas.
  
Additionally, the role may provide support to the Secretariat including advising on miscellaneous listing rules and Corporations Act issues, as well as support on major projects or corporate transactions from time to time.
  
You will have the ability to work and build relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders – pivoting from working both in teams to working autonomously. You will be comfortable in leading and directing and have the ability to communicate complex legal advice into pragmatic and commercial solutions with a plain language approach.
  
This business operates 24/7 so your time management, matter management and workflow solutions must be highly developed. Ideally, candidates will have 7-10years PQE with experience from a top tier corporate practice or similar in-house role. Experience in M&A would be highly desirable. 
  
To Apply
This is an opportunity to join a group of dynamic and friendly legal professionals that concentrate on outcomes in a supportive, team-focused environment.  To apply, send your CV and brief covering letter to  hello@jacintafishlegal.com.au or to discuss the role in greater detail, please call our Melbourne office on 03 9039 9992.