ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

Intermediate Solicitor - Property and Construction - Auckland

Auckland Transport is shaping Auckland in exciting ways with infrastructure developments happening across Auckland to create transport choices for a growing city. Our property team are working hard to ensure consents and acquisitions are consistent with Auckland's long term plans and we are now seeking an intermediate Property and Construction Solicitor to join our Legal Services Team.

The role

Working closely with the Legal Counsel - Property & Construction, the Intermediate Solicitor will be responsible for providing legal advice to our property team for Public Works Act property acquisitions for transport infrastructure projects across Auckland. You will also advise on a broad range of property, construction and commercial matters on behalf of Auckland Transport.

We are looking for

A confident communicator who is able to influence at all levels of the organisation and earn the trust and confidence of others with sound legal advice and great relationship management. You will have extensive experience in property and construction law with a thorough understanding of the Resource Management Act and Public Works Act along with a law degree.

Working for Auckland Transport

Everything we do at Auckland Transport fits into a wider plan and this position plays its part. With a growing list of projects, this is a great opportunity to develop your property and construction law skill set while also providing you opportunities to grow. We are also committed to a work life balance with many of our staff adopting flexible work arrangements.

If you're looking for an opportunity to be part of our plan for Auckland, apply now.