Legal Counsel/Senior Legal Counsel – IT

  • Company:
    Sharp & Carter
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    IT

  • Technology focus
  • Entity going through significant change across the Digital space
  • Diverse and challenging opportunity

If you are an experienced technology lawyer who is looking for a diverse opportunity within a large scale Financial Services entity then this is a role you will need to consider.

In this role you will:

  • Be a trusted legal adviser to the Technology and Operations division, delivering commercially focused, cost effective and independent legal services;
  • Negotiate, draft and advise on IT and commercial contracts;
  • Provide legal support for procurement projects, particularly IT projects. 
  • Instruct and manage the provision of legal services by external law firms 
  • Assist the business to operate in accordance with legislative requirements, regulations and internal policies, and to understand legal risks; and
  • Escalate issues of significance to the Head of Legal, T&O

This organisation is open to looking at lawyers at Legal Counsel or Senior Legal Counsel level. You must be well rounded across the IT/Procurement space. Ideally you will be coming from another leading In House organisation however if you are coming from a law firm environment you need to have had extensive secondment experience.

You will have at least 5 years PQE. You will have excellent drafting, negotiation and presentation skills. You will have a strong commercial mindset and have the ability to think outside of the square. You will also have a strong stakeholder engagement + management skill set.

For a confidential discussion please contact

Adam Kumaraswamy
e: [email protected]
m: 0414 223 338 Apply Now – or – Apply with Indeed