Dolman have partnered with a leading global construction and infrastructure organisation to identify a front-end construction lawyer to join their well established and highly valued legal function based in Sydney.
Our client delivers some of Australia's largest and most complex building, oil & gas, railway, materials handling, marine and civil infrastructure projects and a range of support services to clients across the resources, transport, defence, health, commercial and industrial sectors.
Reporting directly to the Head of Legal, you will work with a team of lawyers. Your will provide legal and commercial support on tenders & bids and their associated contracts (ECIs, MCCs, EPC/EPCMs, D&C, alliance contracts, JVs, PPPs) to the business units and senior management in relation to large scale construction matters across all sector lines.
This role will require a high level of accountability and responsibility as you will be required to take ownership of the legal services for business critical projects. You will advise on both upstream and downstream contracts and advise on all legal aspects of the project from EOI though to contract close and contract administration.
You will be required from time-to-time to provide broader legal advice; such as regulatory compliance, IT, OHS and procurement etc.
Skills & Experience:
A minimum of 6 years PQE with leading law firm/practice experience.
Strong front-end construction/infrastructure practice experience.
In-house/secondment experience - desirable but not mandatory.
Excellent contractual negotiation and preparation skills.
The ability to take a leadership role OR work as a team member.
This is a excellent opportunity for a construction lawyer to join a high performing legal function which offers great career development opportunities through leading professional development programs. OUr client also offer a highly competitive remuneration structure with potential bonus.
Location - North Sydney, NSW
Term - full-time 12 month contract - view to continue
Salary - top of the market
Dolman is a recruitment partner of this client. All applications that fulfil the criteria will be considered however only short listed candidates will be contacted.
**PQE and salary levels are used as a guide.**
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Phillip Hunter on 02 9231 3022 , quoting Ref No. PH5571 . Please be aware that only successful candidates will be contacted about this particular position.
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