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Legal Counsel - IT

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$130k Base + Super
Job Type
Full Time
Petrina Hudson
11 months ago
  • $130k Base + Super 
  • Sydney CBD location
  • Experience with software contracts and licencing 
Talent International are excited to be partnering with a leading Digital Solutions Company to source a Legal Counsel with extensive commercial business support, software contracts and licencing experience within the IT sector. You will be working in a small supportive team with different levels of experience to learn from.

Key Requirements:

Commercial Business Support
  • Drafting and reviewing of commercial service and supply contracts, distribution agreements, software implementation, licence agreements, teaming agreements, general T&C's, leases, privacy law issues, intellectual property issues, competition and consumer law issues and tender review
  • Drafting and Reviewing legal documentation and providing advice and direction to management on the most appropriate course of action across the business
  • Assisting in advising on and representing the organisation in response to any legal disputes, action or investigation where necessary
  • Ensuring the organisation is informed of new or proposed legislation to ensure the organisation is compliant
Compliance and Risk Management
  • Assisting in analysing the organisation's legal and corporate risk
  • Assisting with the establishment, coordination, and maintenance of all legislative, regulatory, contractual and other compliance processes as required
Contract and Other
  • Maintenance of precedent documents, agreements, standard terms and conditions and standard form contracts
  • Assisting with monitor and maintain compliance obligations
About you:
  • 4+ Post Qualification Experience as a commercial/contracts Lawyer, with current Australian practicing certificate
  • Compliance experience in a commercial environment
  • Knowledge of Commercial Contract Law, Competition and Consumer Law, Privacy Laws, general compliance requirements, experience reviewing IT contracts and experience in handling Employment Law related matters are advantageous
  • Exposure to corporate, commercial, technology and digital transactions
  • Effective negotiation and drafting skills
  • Negotiation skills

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