Legal Counsel – Commercial (3PAE) – Global Retail Australian Company

Gatehouse Legal Recruitment

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Full time

Generalists - In-house


Nov 9

  • Join one of Australia’s top global retail companies
  • Regular working hours of 9am-5pm
  • No billables

A great opportunity for an associate lawyer with commercial contracting experience to move in house and join an Australian owned global retail company

The Opportunity

This is a rare opportunity for a Commercial Lawyer who has over 3 years experience in commercial contract drafting, negotiations, IP, franchising, and leasing, to join a brand name Australian owned billion dollar global retail company with 800 sites located around Australia, New Zealand, China and Ireland.

This fantastic organisation has an open door policy, a relaxed and approachable culture where you will be able to interact with members of all levels right up to the Managing Director and work with and learn from 2 Senior Lawyers who are passionate about the company and its goals.  

On Offer

On offer is:

  • The rare opportunity to move in house and not have to worry about time billing;
  • Work alongside two friendly senior lawyers and get to work directly with the internal stakeholders of the business;
  • Regular working hours of 9am-5pm which will enable you to take back your life and pursue any personal interests;
  • An open door policy with a great friendly relaxed work culture and no formal attire (no more formal suit and tie required!);
  • Plenty of opportunity for growth;
  • A great salary package ranging between $130k to $160k depending on experience together with the exciting opportunity to take that next step in developing your career.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least 3 years PAE in commercial contracting, however candidates with more experience are strongly recommended to apply, and
  • Candidates with in-house experience are strongly encouraged to apply.

To Apply

To apply online, please apply using the form below.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Barry McGrath on 0429 354 330 or email

***This opportunity is exclusive to Gatehouse**

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