Legal Counsel (Projects) We're looking for a Legal Counsel with energy, construction, infrastructure or major projects experience, with 3-6 years PQE.
Why is this a great role?

As a Legal Counsel, you will become an instrumental part of a small but high performing legal team that advises stakeholders across the business on a large, and varied, renewable energy portfolio. You will gain experience across the full lifecycle of renewable energy 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 renewable energy transition. They offer a flexible working environment and can run through this in more detail when having discussions about the role. 

What type of person will be successful?
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Australia;
  • Between 3-6 years PQE in energy, construction, infrastructure or major projects;
  • Strong capability in drafting, reviewing and negotiation of contracts related to the development and construction of renewable energy infrastructure;
  • 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 autonomously.
If you are interested in this role, please apply below or contact Jake on jake.hayden-smith@beacon-legal.com.au.]]>
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Senior Legal Counsel (Construction/Energy) Leading renewable energy business are searching for a Senior Legal Counsel, with construction or energy experience, at the 6+ PQE level. 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. You will be leading on high-value energy projects across Australia and the wider APAC region. 

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 energy targets.  

What type of person will be successful?
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Australia;
  • 6+ years PQE in front-end construction or energy law;
  • Experience dealing with EPCs is essential;
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with all levels of stakeholders;
  • 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.]]>
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