Associate - Procurement and Commercial

Canberra Permanent
  • Top Tier Global Firm
  • Highly regarded Procurement team

About Our Client

Our client is renowned as one of Asia Pacific's leading legal practices. What sets them apart is that they are driven by a strong sense of purpose: they endeavour to build authentic and enduring relationships with their clients, their people and their communities.

Legal 500 Asia Pacific has this year identified our client as the equal most ranked firm in Australia with 24 rankings across practice areas. They also placed as the highest ranked law firm in LinkedIn's 25 Top Companies in Australia for 2019.

Job Description

A great opportunity for an Associate with at least 1 year of post-admission experience in commercial, corporate or contracting and procurement to join their team. You will advise government and private clients on a range of matters, such as providing legal and strategic corporate and procurement advice.

The team is led by three leading partners having exposure to a range of Commonwealth clients.

What you need

Welcoming applications from lawyers who:

  • have experience in corporate. commercial or procurement (including technology procurement)
  • have unwavering attention to detail and technical excellence
  • have a strong client focus and demonstrated ability to form enduring relationships with peers, clients and industry experts
  • work in a highly collaborative environment
  • are resilient and have a commitment to excellence that matches our own
  • take pride in their work and who they work for.

The Successful Applicant

Our client knows that by bringing together diversity of thinking, skills, experience, gender identity, backgrounds and orientations, they get better results. This is why they offer agile and alternative working options to encourage balance, wellbeing and support for sustainable ways of working. They offer up to 20 weeks paid parental leave for the primary carer within the first 24 months following birth or adoption, and a range of social, financial and health benefits, including free gym membership - all with no minimum tenure.

They welcome applications from people of all ages, cultural backgrounds, genders, as well as people living with a disability or who have family or carer responsibilities. They particularly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply for roles with the firm.

They were recognised as a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality in Australia and hold Gold employer status with the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI).

What's on Offer

Our client values their success to be derived from their ability to attract and retain high calibre professionals. This top tier law firm is orientated around supporting individuals throughout their careers, offering stimulating work and recognising your achievements. This opportunity will allow you to build a strong foundation for a great career and gain exclusive exposure to high profile legal work. Have the chance to work alongside market leading partners and progress your career within a highly regarded global law firm in Canberra.

Contact
Jackie Jones
Quote job ref
JN-102021-4503813
Phone number
0420 353 352

Job summary

Function
Legal
Specialisation
Lawyer/Associate
What is your industry?
Business Services
Location
Canberra
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jackie Jones
Consultant phone
0420 353 352
Job Reference
JN-102021-4503813

About Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know. PageGroup acknowledge and pay our respects to the Traditional Custodians of the land we operate on.