Legal Counsel

Job Title: Legal Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Paddington, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH9871_1645072632
Contact Name: Garry Connell
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 17, 2022 15:37

Job Description

A great opportunity for a talented lawyer to join this well-known brand focused retailer who have over 500 franchise stores across Australia, NZ, Asia, the U.A.E and the UK.

You will work collaboratively within legal team - which is headed by a very experienced General Counsel, to provide legal support to a number of stakeholders across the wider business.

Your role will be varied with main areas including:

  • Providing legal advice on a range of Australian and International laws including competition and consumer law, franchising, retail leasing, intellectual property, privacy, and various other laws relevant to the business
  • Preparing, reviewing, negotiating, and providing advice on a wide range of commercial contracts including sale of business agreements, franchise agreements, disclosure documents, joint venture agreements, regional licence agreements, procurement contracts, employment contracts and confidentiality deeds.
  • Overseeing the leasing program including negotiations on terms with our internal departments, lessors and leasing suppliers.
  • Reviewing and providing advice on various marketing materials.
  • Reviewing, advising, and negotiating various retail and commercial leases.

We require a minimum 4-6 years post -qualification experience gained from private practice or an in-house environment with a current practising certificate in NSW or VIC. You will have a consultative approach to engage and influence stakeholders at all levels to find pragmatic solutions to complex problems.

Strong legal drafting, negotiation, communication and analytic skills, along with high attention to detail with the ability to meet competing deadlines are also required.

A competitive package will be tailored pending the level of experience you bring.

Interested? Please provide a word Doc CV and direct to Garry Connell quoting Ref number 9844.

Due to volume of applications, only successful candidates will be notified. All candidate applications received by TSHR are treated with strict confidence.

Please note this role is only open to Australian Permanent Residents

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