Senior Legal Counsel – Corporate

  • Location
    Sydney CBD, New South Wales
  • Contract Type
    Fixed Term Contract
  • Posted
  • Industry
    Insurance
  • Expiry Date
    2022-10-14

The Business

A leading national insurer in the healthcare space is seeking a senior lawyer to join their close-knit legal team on an initial six-month fixed term contract basis, likely to extend. There is also a possibility for this position to move to a permanent role in due course.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide support primarily on M&A transactions across the business.
  • Draft and negotiate commercial contracts including NDAs, T&Cs, as well as shareholder and technology agreements.
  • Liaise with external law firms and advise internal stakeholders in the business, managing and mitigating legal and reputational risks.
  • Implement best practice policies and streamline processes.

Ideal Candidate

  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Australia or New Zealand
  • Minimum 6 years PQE with experience in M&A and general commercial from either private practice or inhouse
  • Ideally you will have had some exposure to drafting and negotiating technology contracts.
  • Excellent ability to prioritise workflow and to operate autonomously in a fast-paced environment.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV to Olivia Courtney, by emailing oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au or calling 0292369015.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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