ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

Legal Counsel - Auckland

Millennium Corporation is a leading private investment Group focused on growing successful telecommunications, technology, utilities and media businesses in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Region.

Connectivity is a complex and specialist area. Over the past 20 years our Group has built one of New Zealand's most successful connected mobile retail operations which has given us the knowledge and expertise to help businesses grow in the connected world. We leverage these capabilities to offer a range of specialist products and services to businesses who want to develop their offer and competency within the connected market.

About the role

We are looking for an exceptional lawyer with 2 - 5 years PQE to join our team. If you have been searching for a professional corporate culture with a unique entrepreneurial spirit, offering excellent challenges and growth opportunities – this role is surely the one you have been looking for! This position is located within our Head Office and supports the Director – Legal and Commercial with various aspects of the Group's commercial and legal requirements. You will be negotiating, preparing and advising on a broad range of customer and supplier contracts, will assist with resolution of disputes, and will play a key part in governance within the business including acting as company secretary across multiple boards.

About you

You will be successful in this role if you have the following:

  • Sound commercial and corporate experience gained in one of the leading law firms;
  • Excellent ability to solve issues at various levels;
  • Strong time management and planning skills;
  • The ability to effectively build positive working relationships with external and internal stakeholders.

What we offer

Progressive company, excellent remuneration, interesting projects and good challenges are on offer for the right candidate. Apart from these, you will get an open team culture where your input is highly valued. We hire people who thrive to succeed and hold themselves accountable. We offer a lot of support and development opportunities, along with exciting career growth as our company grows.

We thrive to achieve the best results, and we hire the best. If you think you are up for a challenge - we can't wait to hear from you.

 

An up to date cv and covering letter are required for all applications.