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Construction and infrastructure

Legal Counsel

An in-house lawyer and central contact for all legal issues
  • Humorous
  • Passionate
  • Personable
  • Practical
  • Reliable

About this role

  • Communication
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Critical-thinking
  • Enthusiasm for learning
  • Presentation
  • Problem-solving
  • Teamwork

An in-house lawyer in responsible for:

- providing high quality and practical legal advice and support to the business, in a timely manner;

- reviewing and preparing various legal documents;

- developing and operating a legal framework within which the business must comply to meet its legal obligations under statute, contract or otherwise;

- co-ordinating and managing the engagement of external legal advisors;

- providing legal advice to the business with respect to litigation, risk management and compliance matters;

- conducting legal research to ensure that legal advice and documentation issued by the business is accurate and up-to-date;

- reviewing and advising on tenders, contracts and arrangements with clients, subcontractors, consultants and suppliers at both pre-tender and project stages;

- assisting the General Counsel with company secretarial duties and providing monthly status updates on legal matters to the business, as required;

- managing litigation, arbitration, claims and disputes;

- conducting in-house training on relevant legal issues (in line with risk management and compliance activities); and

- providing legal advice on terms and conditions of insurance policies, and advice on legal aspects of insurance claims.


  • Prefer not to disclose

Working Environment

  • Construction site
  • Flexible
  • In an office


  • Autonomy
  • Domestic travel
  • Flexible working options