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Legal Counsel - Sydney or Melbourne

  • Location: Sydney, New South Wales
  • Salary: Negotiable per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Legal
  • Contact: Tamara Salem
  • Expiry Date: 23 July 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -062021-4607321624441764

Hydrogen are working closely with a management consultancy, who are investing heavily into growing their footprint in Australia, which has been going from strength to strength even through the pandemic.

This management consultancy has a strong international presence and they are looking for their first Legal Counsel on the ground in Australia, to be based in either Sydney or Melbourne, reporting into their global legal team.

It will be working closely with Partners in the business across Australia and Singapore, working across a broad scope of Commercial, and Corporate matters.

Our client has a strong focus working with clients in the energy and government space and they are looking for a personable Commercial Lawyer with c.2-7 years of post-admission experience to work closely with the business and global legal team.

This is a particularly exciting opportunity for someone looking to be a key member of the team and be a part of a very supportive team with an enjoyable working culture.

We know this client well, having placed the majority of their global legal team and they are looking for a personable and ambitious lawyer who is comfortable with a good level of responsibility, whilst working as a close member of the global legal team.

Previous experience in the energy sector is not required, just an interest in expanding their knowledge in this sector.

The successful candidate is likely to have:

  • Strong commercial contracts experience
  • Admission as a Lawyer in Australia, England & Wales, or a commonwealth country
  • c.2-7 years of post-admission experience
  • Either in-house or private practice experience
  • A desire to learn more about the energy sector
  • The right to work in Australia