General Commercial Associate

Careerlink People Solutions is partnering with WRP Legal and Advisory, a highly regarded and reputable boutique commercial law firm for a new position in the expansion of their Commercial team.

Working across a range of industries including energy, wine, healthcare, manufacturing and professional services, you will have a diverse role providing legal guidance to commercial clients related to large transactions, business contracts, and agreements.

To thrive in this role, you will take a proactive approach to working with new clients and work alongside a highly skilled team to deliver on the amazing, tailored WRP experience.

Love what you do, continuously improving yourself for professional development, advising clients on asset and business acquisitions, distributions, new ventures, greenfield projects, and general commercial and corporate advisory services. The WRP team truly believe in working with you to ensure that your legal career not only has longevity but is rewarding.

Key Duties
  • Drafting and reviewing commercial agreements including sales, purchase, supply, and project agreements
  • Conducting legal research and analysis to provide guidance to clients on various legal matters
  • Assisting in negotiating and structuring complex commercial transactions
  • Providing legal advice on corporate governance and compliance
  • Preparing legal opinions and memoranda on legal issues affecting commercial clients
  • Managing client relationships and ensuring that clients receive high-quality legal services
  • Collaborating with other practice areas and legal professionals within the firm to provide comprehensive legal services to clients
Key Skills and Background
  • Completion of tertiary education and admission to practice in Australian jurisdiction
  • Minimum 4 years PQE working in commercial and/or corporate law
  • Comprehensive legal and commercial knowledge, including contract law, corporate law and regulatory compliance
  • Analytical skills to provide practical solutions for complex legal issues
  • Client-focused with the ability build and maintain relationships and provide high-quality legal services
  • Confident working autonomously when required
  • Excellent drafting, attention to detail, organisation, and communication skills

The culture of the firm is fun and professional, providing their staff with a friendly and co-operative environment. Team building and social events are held throughout the year to foster and further develop their strong firm culture.

  • Genuine work life balance
  • Uncapped career progression through world-class trainings, mentorship, and further studies
  • Dynamic, collaborative, and fun professional environment
  • Regular social events
How to Apply

If you have the skills and experience to excel in this position and you are looking to join an exciting organisation within a growing industry apply now. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Posted: 20/07/2023

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