In-House Counsel | 2 to 10 Years PAE

In-House Counsel | 2 to 10 Years PAE

Job Title: In-House Counsel | 2 to 10 Years PAE
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: CO230119
Contact Name: Bianca Calder
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2019 15:30

Job Description

  • Our client is an ASX listed entity with decades in the resources sector globally.
  • Their activities are across a range of interests including Gold, Oil & Gas, Copper, Lithium, Zinc, and Iron.
  • Choose from either a full time permanent role or a 12 month contract starting January 2019.
  • With such a diverse portfolio and a significant pipeline of projects, their requirement is for an additional lawyer to join the team to provide technical legal support to the General Counsel.
  • Due to the dynamics of the organisation, your core responsibilities will vary from day to day, providing that intellectual stimulation and sense of achievement you fervently strive for in your career.
  • This is to assist the legal team on all things contract, from reviewing and negotiating terms across a broad range of commercial instruments such as:
    • Procurement;
    • Supply agreements;
    • Marketing/media agreements;
    • Professional services (legal, accounting, engineering); and specialist consulting services;
    • Capital works projects and maintenance agreements;
    • Transport;
    • Finance; along with
    • Intellectual property and risk management considerations.
  • In this instance they seek applications from talented lawyers, ideally at the 2 to 10 years post admission level. 
  • You will currently be in-house or within a notable national law firm, and have experience in Energy & Resources or Corporate Law.
  • Candidates with Private Equity or Equity Capital Markets experience will be considered favourably. 
  • In addition, you will have a high level of commercial acumen and a strong attention to detail. 
  • Phenomenal work and a legal team that is a delight to deal with.
  • Remuneration is attractive and competitive with top-tier law firms with the package negotiable in line with the skillset and experience of the individual.
At Law Staff we offer all Lawyers a lounge room setting for a relaxed confidential discussion over coffee/tea, allowing you to comfortably provide us an understanding of your skills as well as ideals around your next role. We are full in our disclosure and by the end of the meeting you will be provided with a detailed profile on this role and other opportunities for you to research at your leisure. To request a confidential meeting, please click APPLY and upload your Profile. Alternatively quote Ref: CO230119 and email your Resume to either:
  • Bianca Calder -
  • Craig Ashton-Sward -
If this role is not entirely suitable then we would still enjoy the opportunity of hearing from you. We often work on roles that are not advertised, with a range of positions across private practice and in- house.  
Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.