Senior Legal Counsel - Employment Law

About the company/role

Exciting and rare opportunity for a senior Employment Lawyer looking to move in-house to a major organisation with a large diverse workforce. Working in a collegiate and engaged in-house legal team, you will handle a wide range of work including advice on the full range of Employment Law matters, drafting employment contracts and related contracts, handling disputes and claims such as Fair Work Act and anti-discrimination (including appearing in court and/or hearings) and other related matters. The position will initially be appointed on a 12 month contract but with potential for extension or permanence.

Skills and experience

The successful candidate will have at least 7 years pae in Employment Law (including advisory and contentious) gained at a major law firm or as a combination of private practice and in-house/secondment experience. You will be a natural communicator with first class technical legal skills and a strong team ethic. You will also be commercially focused which will help you add value to the business.    


  • Rare in-house senior employment law role
  • Exciting range of work including advisory and contentious
  • Collegiate, diverse team of top-tier lawyers
  • Work directly with the business at all levels  
Please apply below or contact Daniel Stirling on 0288155801 or as soon as possible for a confidential discussion.

More information

For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Daniel Stirling at G2 Legal on 02 8815 5800 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.

PQE, years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for this role.

Job reference: 637453

Company Benefits

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    20 days holiday per annum
  • c
    Company Pension Scheme

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Reference: 637453 | Location: Sydney

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