Legal Advisor

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Job ID:

523304

Reference #:

JP23769

Category:

Legal
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Job Views:

64

Location:

Wellington 

Posted:

07.02.2019

Employment Type:

Full time
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Job Description:

  • Interesting and varied role
  • Close knit and collaborative team
  • Immediate start - permanent role

Our client is looking for a Legal Advisor to join their team and provide legal advice and guidance to members, as well as the Chief Executive, on the industry relevant legislation, regulation and case law. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a recent Law graduate or someone who obtains 1-2 years experience in a similar role to learn new skills and make this role your own. As you will be part of a small team, the ability to work independently as well as with each other, and taking responsibility for individual and team outcomes is essential.

In this role, 50-60% of the work will be legal and the other half will focus on other areas such as policy. You will be the first point of call for members and will be responsible for advising the Chief Executive and Council on best practice governance policies, writing legal articles when required and liaising with various Government agencies.

Some other key duties include:
  • Providing legal advice to members on an as required basis via emails/ phone calls
  • Advising members of relevant industry law changes and issues on a proactive basis
  • Reviewing and drafting in-house contracts relating to members deals and benefits
  • Legal research, statutory interpretation and contractual analysis
  • Assisting the policy manager in preparing submissions to Parliamentary Select Committees and government agencies on proposed legislative changes

To be considered for this role, you must obtain the following attributes:
  • Have the ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Be able to develop and maintain good working relationships at various levels
  • Superb legal research and writing skills
  • Be hard working, adaptable and resilient

If this sounds like you, then apply today! Please apply only if you are eligible to work in New Zealand. To apply for this position please visit our Hot Jobs at www.h2r.co.nz, and refer to reference number 23769. For further information please contact Janine Petersen on 04 4999 471. All applications will be acknowledged by email.
 
Company Info
H2R Consulting PO Box 137347, Parnell, Auckland 1151
New Zealand

Phone: 04 499 9471 , 09 368 7301
Web Site: www.h2r.co.nz

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