ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

Legal Counsel - Christchurch

Tait Communications have an exciting opportunity in their Christchurch Head Office, for a Legal Counsel to join the Legal and Commercial team on a permanent basis. This is a cross-functional role with a global focus, working as part of a team that is responsible for providing both commercial and legal support for business as usual activities, as well as specific projects.

Reporting to the General Counsel, this role will provide opportunities to learn, take on responsibility for a variety of tasks, engage with a range of functions across the organisation, and work closely with our Managers and Leadership Team.

We’re open to considering candidates with a range of experiences, whether in the early stages of your career development post completing your Bachelor of Law, or at a more senior level – there is scope to tailor the role to suit your skills and experience.

The ideal candidate will be someone who has good practical legal skills, is willing and able to learn, can comfortably communicate with stakeholders at all levels of the business, and has a positive, can-do attitude.

About the Company

Our clients protect communities, power cities, move citizens, harness resources and save lives all over the world. We work with them to create and support the critical communication solutions they depend on to do their jobs.

While the corporate functions are mainly based in Christchurch, New Zealand, the company prides itself on its international customer base and global support network with regional offices in Sydney (Australia), Cambridge (UK), and Houston (USA), and a network of sales/support offices, dealers, system integrators and consultants across many other parts of the world.

For more information about the company, our products and solutions offered to our customers, please visit our website:

To find out more about the role please view the job description.

If this sounds like you, apply now with your CV and cover letter via or by searching career opportunities on our website.

Applications will close 1 October 2018.