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Senior Legal Counsel - Auckland

05 November 2019

  • Career goal for 2020!
  • Supportive, highly engaged legal team
  • Great work with purpose
  • Auckland

This team's purpose is "helping the business make good decisions" and it's a focus they bring to their roles every day. Due to internal promotions, a great opportunity has arisen for you to join this highly respected, motivated legal team, providing practical advice across all areas of the business.

The role is diverse, allowing you to get involved in high-quality legal work, in a business culture that is open, innovative and non-hierarchical. The opportunity to build your own relationships at all levels, including with senior executives and business leaders is genuinely encouraged and supported.

Responsibilities include advising on commercial contracts, marketing campaigns, procurement agreements, NZX and ASX compliance, IP, dispute resolution, construction, technology agreements, all here in NZ and overseas. The role really is for you to develop in areas that interest you. Headquartered in NZ, you will have the unique opportunity to work for a home-grown business with a strong international footprint. There is also the opportunity to mentor and supervise more junior lawyers in the team, providing career growth and development.

This role will likely suit a commercially astute lawyer with approx. 6-9 years' PQE, with an interest in business strategy and development.

Of primary importance is the attitude and energy you will bring to the role and the team. We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic lawyer who is keen to move out from behind the desk and genuinely engage with the business. The team you will be joining are collegial and genuinely supportive of each other.

This is a legal team doing great work with purpose! If your career goal for 2020 is to secure a Senior Legal Counsel role offering high quality work within a market leading global business and supportive legal team, why wait? All boxes ticked here!

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity please contact Jennifer Williams at Williams Legal Recruitment on 027 220 8003 or

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Last updated on the 5th November 2019