Then consider working for the Harbour Trust. By striking a balance between innovation, environmental protection, community expectations and heritage conservation, we seek to leave a lasting legacy for all Australians; namely, a network of vibrant public domains where visitors can enjoy unique experiences.
Career opportunities with our organisation include positions in environmental management, marketing and communications, planning, project management, business development, and property management.
As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, mature age people, people from diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.
Note: The Harbour Trust does not accept unsolicited employment applications. When a job vacancy becomes available, it will be listed on the job board below or advertised on online job marketplaces, either by the Harbour Trust or by appointed recruitment agencies.
The role of the Legal and Risk Officer is to effectively support the Chief Legal and Risk Officer (CL&RO) to deliver the following key functions in support of the Harbour Trust and the Sydney Harbour Foundation Management Ltd:
This is a contract role offered for an initial 12 month term. Applications close on Friday 30th August 2019 and should be forwarded to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Key duties include
Qualifications and other requirements
To be successful in this role you will have a Legal degree and up to 3 years PAE in a law firm or in-house environment and hold a NSW legal practising certificate.
Additionally, you will have high-level communication skills with a demonstrated ability to draft and negotiate contracts and write and implement procedural documents and prepare structured reports. Sound skills in Microsoft Office applications is also required.
Contractual drafting experience, experience providing legal advice across issues such as privacy, FOI and legislative compliance and knowledge, or ability to acquire knowledge, of Commonwealth Procurement Rules and tender processes would also be highly regarded.
Finally, experience in implementing risk management principles and plans and the ability to quickly gain an understanding of, and commitment to, the issues relating to the Harbour Trust would be highly desirable.
Australian citizenship or the ability to work in Australia is essential, and a Police Check will be conducted prior to commencement.
PO BOX 607
Mosman NSW 2088