ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

Senior Legal Counsel – 6 month Fixed Term Contract - Auckland

Senior Legal Counsel – 6 month Fixed Term Contract

Here is a fantastic opportunity for a commercial contracts lawyer to join this world leading multinational FMCG company for a 6 month fixed term contract

  • Excellent platform for success
  • Exciting and challenging work
  • High profile global FMCG

Our client is looking for a senior lawyer to provide interim assistance for a period of 6 months, ideally commencing in February 2018. 

Working directly with the General Counsel NZ & Australia and another Legal Counsel, you will be immersed in a full range of legal work ensuring BAU runs smoothly.  The bulk of the work is contractual and you will also review consumer facing materials with regulatory colleagues. 

To succeed in this role you will need:

  • To be a qualified lawyer with at least 6 years PQE, ideally including top tier law firm experience
  • Previous in-house experience ideal, however not necessary
  • Strong commercial contracts experience, consumer law experience would be useful but is not necessary
  • Ability to work at pace and provide high quality, pragmatic, commercially astute legal advice
  • Strong relationship building and communication skills essential

Be quick!  This opportunity is a fantastic one!

For further information in confidence, please contact Kathryn Cross LLB BMus, 09 354 3543 quoting reference number 567473 or click here to apply now.

Applications close: Wednesday 24 January 2018