Earthstream have partned with a business that has a large pipeline of projects in Australia, the work is both challenging and rewarding, and the growing team has a high-performing and inclusive culture.
The ideal candidate will be a confident and proactive lawyer with experience in either Projects or Corporate and a demonstrated ability to effectively provide sound legal advice, exercise good business judgment, and work with senior management, other colleagues, external counsels, customers and regulators, in an international setup.
Assisting the General Counsel with all transaction related work including:
negotiating and drafting all project documents (and other ancillary documents including land agreements); and
negotiating and drafting all corporate transaction documents including share purchase agreements and shareholders' agreement
Responsibility for corporate governance related work.
Assisting the broader commercial team and senior management with day to day queries in relation to legal issues.
Negotiating with external clients and business partners regarding contractual, legal and commercial issues.
Liaising closely with external law firms, regulators, Government, finance and industry stakeholders, customers, counterparties and other colleagues
Required Qualifications, Experience and Skills:
Minimum 2 years of experience gained as a transactional lawyer from a law firm or in-house legal departm
PR visa or Australian Citizenship.
Licensed to practice law in Commonwealth Countries, preferably Australia
Strong academic qualifications including a law degree from a renowned law school or comparable
Strong transactional experience
Ability to negotiate and draft project documents and other ancillary agreements, etc
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Exceptionally strong commercial drafting skills and attention to detail.
Strong project management and analytical skills.
Demonstrated intercultural and problem solving skills
Proven experience in taking ownership and responsibility for contractual management and successful execution.
Strong entrepreneurial spirit, positive and can-do attitude and ability to work well under pressure, manage competing demands and meet strict deadlines.