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Legal Counsel (Commercial)

Commercial - Sydney - 4 weeks ago
Salary: Enquire
Period: Permanent / Full Time

Job Summary:

Our client is a well established FinTech with a global footprint across Europe and APAC. They are looking for a Legal Counsel at the 2-6PQE mark


The Role
A Legal Counsel position has become available for a top tier commercial lawyer looking to either make their first move in-house, or for someone looking to develop their in-house career further, with a broader, fast paced brand.
The work on offer is broad, but in general, your day-to-day tasks will include
  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating a range of commercial contracts, including marketing, technology, and supplier agreements;
  • Advising the business on a range of regulatory matters;
  • Liaising with key internal stakeholders and providing timely commercial and legal advice through the management of stakeholder expectations;
  • Advising on all aspects of legal liability, risk management and insurance;
  • Engaging with, and managing external law firms from a cost and work-flow perspective;
  • Providing broad legal advice to the business across all business functions (finance, IT, HR etc).
  • Working closely with the wider business in APAC, and Senior Management to deliver regional objectives.
About You
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Australia;
  • At least 2 PQE gained from a top tier private practice team or in a similar in-house role;
  • Ability to manage and prioritise key tasks;
  • A demonstrable ability to form and develop valuable internal stakeholder relationships;
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment;
  • Time management skills and the ability to prioritise key tasks is essential;
  • Strong communication skills (both written and oral);
  • A willingness to work as part of a collegiate and collaborative team.
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