Our client is a brand name entity, operating across Australia’s gas and electricity wholesale markets and involved in the long-term development of our networks. Its functions span multiple states, jurisdictions and communities.
We have been briefed with a Senior to Mid level Legal Counsel role for an energy regulatory and compliance lawyer to work with the wider legal group, reporting to the Group Manager of Legal.
The successful applicant will be involved in providing advice across a broad range of corporate and energy market areas, including:
- Interpretation, application and development of national energy legislation
- General corporate governance and compliance
- Commercial and contracts (including regulated contracts)
- Market development
- Competition law
It is expected that the successful applicant will have experience across the Australian Electricity or Gas markets, gained either in-house or within a statutory body. You will be a self-starter, capable of operating autonomously and be able to demonstrate a high level of analytical skill and innovation in the provision of legal advice.
What's on Offer
Based in the Melbourne CBD, the successful candidate will work with a leading in-house team and continue to build on your leading energy regulation and competition skill set. You'll liaise directly with leading business people and government institutions and be part of a supportive and unparalleled Australia wide network, whilst working a friendly and collaborative environment.
Please apply online using the links below. Otherwise please call our Director of Legal Recruitment Stuart Ablethorpe on 03 8319 4020 or Sally Westh on 03 9038 9355 quoting the above job title or send your CV direct to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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