Senior Legal Counsel (Construction) We're working with a global leader in renewable energy that are looking to hire a Senior Legal Counsel with 8+ years front-end construction experience

Why is this a great role?

As a Senior Legal Counsel, you will work as part of a well-trained, high performing team in a leading global renewable energy business.

You will build on your legal and commercial skills through exposure to high-value renewable energy projects, offering detailed front-end advice. This role will provide excellent scope for progression in the renewables space and allow you to develop your specialist skillset further. 

If you’re a private practice lawyer looking to broaden and deepen your skill set, understand commercial drivers of a business and make decisions, then this role will provide these opportunities and a learning curve which will improve you significantly as a lawyer. If you are already in-house and working in a similar role then this could be an excellent opportunity for you to move to a global leader in the market that has ambitious targets and very interesting work.  

What type of person will be successful?
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Australia;
  • 8+ years PQE in front-end construction or projects;
  • Experience dealing with procurement contracts is essential;
  • Experience working with overseas contractors will be beneficial;
  • Experience providing legal advice on PPA's will be beneficial;
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with all levels of stakeholders;
  • A clear attention to detail and a high level of organisation;
  • Commercial mindset and a drive to deliver on high standards.
If you are interested in this role, please apply below or contact Jake on jake.hayden-smith@beacon-legal.com.au.

If this role isn’t quite right for you, but you’re interested in other roles, please get in contact. We have over 50 live roles across Melbourne and Sydney in both private practice and in-house.]]>
Legal Construction Melbourne Permanent / Full Time jake.hayden-smith@beacon-legal.com.au https://apply.jobadder.com/au3/1019/904124/wqdym6qybklu5dwbkytzwnyydu
Legal Counsel We're looking for a construction lawyer with 5-8 years PQE for a leading business in the energy transition.
Why is this a great role?

As a Legal Counsel, you will become an instrumental part of a collegiate, well-trained legal team that provides legal support and works closely with the major projects that the business are delivering. You will gain experience across the full lifecycle of the projects and work closely with an excellent senior lawyer.

The company is focussed on having an excellent team culture and they are all pulling in the same direction to grow the business as part of the energy transition. They offer a flexible working environment that involved anchor days and varied start times. 

What type of person will be successful?
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Australia;
  • Between 4-7 years PQE in construction, infrastructure, energy or major projects;
  • Strong capability in drafting, reviewing and negotiation of contracts related to the development and construction of infrastructure projects;
  • Experience in private practice or in-house will be considered;
  • Additional experience in project finance, property and planning is highly desirable but not essential; 
  • High level of attention detail;
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with all levels of stakeholders;
  • Commercial mindset and a drive to deliver on high standards;
  • Ability to work well with external counsel.
If you are interested in this role, please apply below or contact Jake on jake.hayden-smith@beacon-legal.com.au.]]>
Legal Construction Sydney Permanent / Full Time jake.hayden-smith@beacon-legal.com.au https://apply.jobadder.com/au3/1019/901727/wqdym6qybklu5dwbkytzwnyydu