Legal Counsel

Vacancy ID

1087261

Location

Eastern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Job Type

Permanent

Job description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing legal oversight in relation to new tenders for the client
  • Determining contract structure and strategy for terms and conditions for bids
  • Preparing governance documents, and conducting negotiations of terms and conditions
  • Ensuring other functions and teams are aware of contractual framework, governance processes are adhered to, and an optimum position is achieved for the business
  • Supporting PMs and Commercial Managers with ongoing projects through timely interpretation and application of the contractual terms
  • Minimising exposure to commercial risks and providing ad hoc legal advice as needed

Required Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience providing legal advice on bid and project work
  • Experience in Public Private Partnerships
  • Previous work in an infrastructure and/or construction function
  • Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB)