Legal Counsel

  • Location

    Brisbane, Queensland

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Daniel Hogan

  • Contact email:

    danielhogan@taylorroot.com.au

  • Job ref:

    DH/654557_1558045815

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-15

  • Consultant:

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The business:

A truly legal career defining opportunity to join a global resources company within a high performing team environment.

The opportunity:

An exciting Legal Counsel position to join the in-house legal team in Perth. Our client is looking for a commercial IT/IP lawyer to support a range of key stakeholders across this leading international business.

About you:

You will be a commercial IP/IT lawyer with strong technology related commercial contract drafting, advice and negotiation experience. Ideally, you will have experience in the emerging technology sphere. You will be a key point of contact for legal advice on strategic technology initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal support for technology procurement and various complex technology related contracts.
  • Responsibility for technology initiatives such as emerging tech, cybersecurity, data protection and IP issues.
  • Manage key internal stakeholder relationships.
  • Engage with other legal teams to ensure delivery of legal support.

Ideal candidate:

  • The successful candidate will have 4-8 year post-admission experience within commercial technology and IP gained from a reputable law firm or in-house team.
  • Experience of building key relationships.
  • A team player that can also work on your own initiative.

To express your interest in this position please email your CV (in word format) to danielhogan@taylorroot.com.au or call Daniel Hogan on 02 9236 9000

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.