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Legal Counsel

  • Salary: AU$140000 - AU$150000 per annum
  • Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: BBBH499
  • Date posted: 13/07/2020
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Job description

Navartis is currently working on a permanent opportunity for a renewable developer who is looking to bring on an in-house General Legal Counsel to join their office in Brisbane or Melbourne.

The position will require you to undertake the following responsibilities:

  • Provide general legal support for all business activities
  • Establish, implement and lead the processes in regard to commercial correspondence, contractual negotiation, legal notifications, insurance procurement, contract variations and claims
  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts related to development and construction of solar farms
  • Implement an appropriate flow-down of main contract terms & ensure compliance with all applicable laws
  • Identify risks of the project management and business development and provide counter strategies and commercial solutions to mitigate project impact
  • Coordinate and liaise with External Counsel
  • Lead the preparation and submission of the tender documents and variation checklist as well as the negotiations with clients and partners
  • Manage the subcontractor progress and any contractual issues & progress claims and provide solutions and advice to the Project Management Team
  • Deal with dispute and court cases if required

In order to be successful, you will require the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor of Laws in Australia
  • Demonstrated Post Admission Experience
  • Experience with law firm and or/ in-house role
  • Experience in renewable energy, solar or infrastructure projects highly desirable

This is a highly regarded global renewable energy developer with big plans for the Australian market. A Competitive salary is available but will be dependent on your experience and background and in line with budget as per job advertisement.

Should this position be of interest please apply online today, or for a confidential discussion please contact Paul Harris on 0403348272

Hi I'm Paul, I manage this role
Director
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