New Zealand Law Society - Senior Legal Counsel Auckland

Senior Legal Counsel Auckland

Be a champion for change. Take the next step in your legal career at a company that is proud to be one of New Zealand’s largest property groups.

Senior Legal Counsel

  • Join a disruptor in the property industry
  • Senior influential role
  • Interesting and challenging BAU and transactional work

About the role

This sole charge role reports to the Head of Finance and will be a member of the business senior leadership team.

This role will lead the inhouse legal function and property law resources, proving support to the CEO and ensuring that the legal risk for the organisation is minimised and all rights are maximised.

You will review, draft and negotiate all manner of commercial contracts have strong legal analysis skills, able to provide your stakeholders with commercially astute pragmatic legal advice. This role is busy, and no two days will be the same!

What we’re looking for

  • A commercially savvy senior lawyer with upwards of 8 years’ experience, with a strong core of commercial property and commercial contracts experience
  • Experience in FMCA and AML compliance
  • Strong commercial acumen with excellent stakeholder and project management skills
  • Excellent written communication skills, with an ability to address both expert and non-expert audiences
  • A strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to develop relationships of trust and confidence at all levels of the business.

About the company

Our client is one of New Zealand’s largest full-service residential-led property groups delivering aspirational and affordable housing across the Auckland market. They provide end to end solutions to improve housing outcomes for occupiers and owners alike.

How do I apply?

Click on “Apply Now”. Alternatively, contact us directly and quote reference number 1116736.

We have a range of terrific inhouse and private practice roles for lawyers at all levels. If this role isn’t for you but you’d like to hear about what else is available, give us a call. We’d love to hear from you.

Kathryn Cross BMus LLB
027 700 8049 |

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