Senior IT Legal Counsel (Contract)

 

Senior IT Legal Counsel (Contract)

  • Melbourne


The Client

Our client is a leading global provider of investment services.  Based in Melbourne, they currently have a 13-month contract role for an experienced IT/Procurement Lawyer to join their team. 

The role is responsible for drafting, reviewing and negotiating a variety of procurement contracts including IT contracts, data licences, professional services and consulting agreements and other types of commercial agreements. 

The Candidate

  • 8-10 years PQE (ideally with a minimum of 4 years’ private practice experience and in-house experience);
  • demonstrable experience in IT and/or procurement contract work;
  • an ability to work autonomously whilst building close relationships with the business;
  • strong verbal and written communication;
  • good stakeholder management, influencing and negotiation skills;
  • the ability to focus on overall strategy and outcomes;
  • the ability to make pragmatic decisions and understand the commercial impacts;
  • a proactive approach to identifying efficiencies and process improvements.

Our client is seeking a skilled senior legal counsel who is proactive in identifying issues and progressing tasks whilst maintaining a strong sense of team and can work in an autonomous manner to support the broader legal team.  This would suit someone with a can-do attitude and who is confident and capable of reporting back to a range of stakeholders across the business.

To Apply
Please call Jacinta Fish on 03 9039 9992 for a confidential discussion or email your CV to jacinta@jacintafishlegal.com.au. Applicants must be admitted to practice in Australia.