Multiplex is a preeminent leading international contractor delivering landmark property and infrastructure assets for more than 50 years. With over 6,600 people across 7 countries, Multiplex has completed more than 1,000 projects and US$66.2 billion of works. Renowned for its innovative and forward thinking approach Multiplex is a leading stand-alone business with a reputation for delivering and exceeding client expectations in the construction industry.
Multiplex is searching for a high calibre senior associate or special counsel level construction lawyer to assist in providing legal support to its thriving Victorian business. To be successful, applicants will have to exhibit strong previous experience in the construction or projects discipline at a major law firm or in-house. You will have front-end construction experience and ideally some back end operations experience, with a solid understanding of construction law, as well as experience with Australian standard form construction contracts. Strong attention to detail, outstanding negotiating skills and an ability to develop and maintain effective working relationship at all levels within the organisation is also a necessity.
You will work alongside another Regional Legal Counsel (VIC) and report through to the Sydney based General Counsel (Aus). Amongst a variety of responsibilities you will work closely and proactively with regional directors, provide commercially focused solutions to all legal issues, participate in contract negotiations to achieve commercially advantageous outcomes for Multiplex, and ensure clear risk analysis of contracts/projects as required in order to provide full disclosure to the Credit and Risk Committee.
What’s on Offer
This career-defining role will see you working for Victoria’s largest contractor, which is producing some of the state’s most iconic projects. This fast-paced and exciting role has it all, not only will you be providing expert advice on construction related legal and contractual matters. Promoting outperformance, innovation and collaboration joining this vibrant and exciting office is an opportunity not to be missed.
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