Head of Legal - Financial Services / Super
This senior in-house counsel role offers the chance to step up and lead a quality, tight knit team & shape the legal function of a significant brand. The Business Our exclusively retained client is a highly regarded financial services / superannuation business looking for the next leader of its switched-on and tightly knit team. It has significant funds under management, a sophisticated approach to governance and compliance, and a quality offering.
The Role Joining an established team at the Head of Legal level, this role will appeal to high-calibre financial services / superannuation lawyers seeking to step up their career into a leadership role in a recognised brand. Suited to lawyers with both high level technical and inter-personal skills, this position will encourage interaction widely within the business, including Board level. The Lawyers we want to talk to The lawyers we want to talk to about this role will have several traits in common.
They will be motivated, and team oriented lawyers, with blue-chip financial services experience and quality training. As well as technical skills we are looking for commercial aptitude and the ability to lead and shape a legal function by forming strong relationships within the business, and assisting the business achieve its commercial objectives while all of its regulatory obligations are also met. Lawyers likely to be suitable will have national law firm training, significant experience in financial services or super, and circa 15 years of experience.
The benefits The role will pay a good market salary, offer flexible working conditions, high-level interactions, and a sensible and consultative work environment. The team is well established and already successful, so it is a great opportunity to hone an already quality unit. Lawyers will need a strong background in superannuation law to be considered .
To be considered email a CV to paulbplr.com.au in confidence.
Lawyers who don't meet the basic criteria for the role will not be able to considered. LI-PB1.