ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

In-house lawyer - Auckland Central

Trade Tested is one of New Zealand's fastest growing online retailers. We're 100% NZ owned and operated and launched back in July 2010 with a goal to deliver Kiwis the best deals on everything for their backyards. Our products range from BBQs to garden sheds and our catalogue is constantly growing. Last year alone we are proud to have delivered to over 90,000 satisfied customers all around NZ.

We're a combination of new technology and good old fashioned Kiwi customer service. We are passionate about what we do and have proudly grown to be New Zealand's top online, outdoor hardware shop.

About the role:

Trade Tested needs an energetic legal professional to contribute to the growth and direction of the business. To be successful you'll need to be dynamic and smart, grounded in numbers, and be an active contributor to strategy and management across the many areas of a business.

You will be responsible for:

  • All legal related aspects of the business
  • Managing legal risk through contracts, process improvement and internal education
  • Interpreting consumer law to develop our internal policies and frameworks
  • Reputation management
  • Analysis of various business opportunities
  • Developing new areas of the business
  • Input to and execution of short and long term strategic plans 
  • Creation and improvement of business processes
  • Recruitment and development of people across various areas of the business
  • Analysis and interpretation of financial reporting

This is the right job for you, if you:

  • Have a desire to make a meaningful impact on a company (make decisions that matter)
  • Are sick of sitting through pointless meetings and PowerPoint presentations
  • Want to dramatically increase your business knowledge through experience
  • Dislike recording your time in 15 minute blocks
  • Want to break out of the path your qualification defines
  • Like experimenting with ideas to solve problems
  • Are stimulated by working across multiple departments and areas
  • Helping team managers get the best performance out of team
  • Want to hone your negotiation skills over agreements with suppliers
  • Leveraging technology to make your life easier
  • Cut your teeth on some leadership
  • Aspirations to run a company

What can Trade Tested offer me?

Our company is in growth phase so it's an exciting time to be joining. There is a lot of opportunity to gain experience and develop. We will offer a competitive salary. Our head office is located in Newton, Central Auckland.

How do I apply?

If you think you are able to bring our vision to life, apply here and include your resume, a brief summary about yourself and what most interests you about the role.