Legal Counsel - Technology

  • Location

    Sydney

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Olivia Courtney

  • Contact email:

    trdaxtraadresp@thesrgroup.com

  • Job ref:

    PR/210043_1652709224

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-16

  • Consultant:

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The Opportunity

Join the international legal team of a leading, American, multi-cloud technology services company. This is an opportunity to work closely with the regional sales and leadership teams as the lead counsel for the Australia business.

About You

You will have at least 3 years PQE with a solid background in IT and commercial contracting, as well as experience in IP and data privacy.

Key Responsibilities

  • Draft, negotiate and structure partner, sales and vendor contracts and agreements.
  • Assist on our APJ commercial transactions with a strong focus on sales.
  • Ensure commercial contracts for international legal are in line with the businesses standard policies.
  • Advise key stakeholders and executives on any risks or issues relating to cloud computing.
  • Lead process improvement initiatives.

Ideal candidate

  • Admitted to practice in Australia or New Zealand.
  • Technology experience gained from time spent inhouse where you have had interactions with sales teams.
  • Solid drafting and negotiation skills as well as knowledge of IP, data privacy and regulations.
  • Ability to build strong relationships and confidently advise and influence senior stakeholders.
  • Sound judgement and strong business acumen.

 

If you are interested in being considered for this role, please contact Olivia Courtney by emailing oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au or call 0292369000.

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