Head of Legal

  • Location

    Sydney CBD, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Corporates & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Yvonne Tucker

  • Contact email:

    yvonnetucker@taylorroot.com.au

  • Job ref:

    653497_1539566471

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-14

  • Consultant:

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An exciting opportunity exists for a senior commercial lawyer to take the next step in their career and establish the legal function in this sole counsel role. This is a broad and varied generalist role providing services across a range of areas including commercial transactions, corporate governance, IT/IP, employment, privacy and compliance.

Reporting to the CFO your responsibilities will include:

* Providing legal support, guidance and advice relating to various commercial, IP and employment arrangements

* Advise on and support corporate policy development

* Manage corporate governance requirements

* Provide legal support for finance operations

* Liaise with and manage external legal advisors

To be successful in the role you will have 8+ years of post admission experience, ideally some of that experience will have been gained in-house. You will be a strategic thinker who is confident engaging with stakeholders at all levels of the business. You will thrive in a collaborative environment and will be able to juggle multiple competing priorities.

To express your interest in this role please contact Yvonne Tucker on 02 9236 9000 or email yvonnetucker@taylorroot.com.au

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.