Corporate Solicitor

We are Lactalis AustraliaWe are owned by the Lactalis Group, the world’s largest producer of dairy goods.  With a wide range of  products, Lactalis is committed to playing a daily role in the health and well-being of consumers throughout the world, via the provision of nutritious dairy products—milk, cheese, yoghurt and other soft foods and beverages.At the heart of our business locally, we have over 2,700 passionate employees, working closely and constructively with some 500 Australian farmers to produce the finest dairy products in the country.Pillar brands such as Paul’s, Oak, Ice Break, Tamar Valley Dairy, Vaalia, President and Galbani provide Lactalis Australia with a deep national footprint for growth and prosperity.We are a growing global company that takes great pride in who we are.  We are humble, proud and resilient.  Our brands, people and know how define who we are.We provide a safe workplace that delivers the opportunity to drive your development, and believe that true success comes from us. Collaboration, flexibility and diversity are pillars of our environment.  With knowledge and experience we encourage you to make a difference!About this opportunity:We currently have an exciting vacancy for a suitably qualified Corporate Solicitor based in South Brisbane.  This role will assist in the provision of legal services to the Australian group incorporating legal counsel and legal compliance. Reporting to the General Manager Legal, you will provide advice and assistance, as required to senior management and other team members throughout the group, including the sales, marketing, engineering and purchasing departments in relation to contracts and statutory compliance.This is a rare opportunity for you to join a market leading, global organisation in a key role that is both challenging and rewarding.Expectations for this role also include:Provide timely and accurate advice and guidance to line management on legal issues.Collaborate with external legal counsel in relevant legal matters.Advise management to ensure appropriate adequate legal compliance systems and training are in place throughout the company.Advise management to ensure that the company conforms to its statutory legal obligations under the relevant legislation.Approve marketing material produced for external release (including but not limited to new / revised packaging and media advertising copy).Ideal CandidateTo ensure your success in this role you will have a law degree with at least eight years practical experience. Some in-house experience is preferred  You will have demonstrated conceptual, analytical, negotiation and problem-solving skills, as well as possess high level communication, business relationship and organisational abilities.  Additionally, experience in any of contracts and contractual negotiations, trade practices, construction agreements and trademarks will be favourably considered. In return Lactalis will offer you a challenging and enjoyable role, working with other passionate and committed employees.Your ability to build relationships, solve problems and achieve results will only add to your success.  You are ambitious, dedicated individual who is energetic and self-managed, you pride yourself on your attention to detail, and to succeed in this role please submit your application, including current resume by selecting 'Apply' and following the prompts. No Recruitment Agencies: We have this one covered!

Corporate Solicitor

  • Dynamic environment
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Global dairy company

We are Lactalis Australia

We are owned by the Lactalis Group, the world’s largest producer of dairy goods.  With a wide range of  products, Lactalis is committed to playing a daily role in the health and well-being of consumers throughout the world, via the provision of nutritious dairy products—milk, cheese, yoghurt and other soft foods and beverages.

At the heart of our business locally, we have over 2,700 passionate employees, working closely and constructively with some 500 Australian farmers to produce the finest dairy products in the country.

Pillar brands such as Paul’s, Oak, Ice Break, Tamar Valley Dairy, Vaalia, President and Galbani provide Lactalis Australia with a deep national footprint for growth and prosperity.

We are a growing global company that takes great pride in who we are.  We are humble, proud and resilient.  Our brands, people and know how define who we are.

We provide a safe workplace that delivers the opportunity to drive your development, and believe that true success comes from us.

Collaboration, flexibility and diversity are pillars of our environment.  With knowledge and experience we encourage you to make a difference!

About this opportunity:

We currently have an exciting vacancy for a suitably qualified Corporate Solicitor based in South Brisbane.  This role will assist in the provision of legal services to the Australian group incorporating legal counsel and legal compliance. 

Reporting to the General Manager Legal, you will provide advice and assistance, as required to senior management and other team members throughout the group, including the sales, marketing, engineering and purchasing departments in relation to contracts and statutory compliance.

This is a rare opportunity for you to join a market leading, global organisation in a key role that is both challenging and rewarding.

Expectations for this role also include:

  • Provide timely and accurate advice and guidance to line management on legal issues.
  • Collaborate with external legal counsel in relevant legal matters.
  • Advise management to ensure appropriate adequate legal compliance systems and training are in place throughout the company.
  • Advise management to ensure that the company conforms to its statutory legal obligations under the relevant legislation.
  • Approve marketing material produced for external release (including but not limited to new / revised packaging and media advertising copy).

Ideal Candidate

To ensure your success in this role you will have a law degree with at least eight years practical experience. Some in-house experience is preferred  You will have demonstrated conceptual, analytical, negotiation and problem-solving skills, as well as possess high level communication, business relationship and organisational abilities.  Additionally, experience in any of contracts and contractual negotiations, trade practices, construction agreements and trademarks will be favourably considered. In return Lactalis will offer you a challenging and enjoyable role, working with other passionate and committed employees.

Your ability to build relationships, solve problems and achieve results will only add to your success.  You are ambitious, dedicated individual who is energetic and self-managed, you pride yourself on your attention to detail, and to succeed in this role please submit your application, including current resume by selecting 'Apply' and following the prompts.

 

No Recruitment Agencies: We have this one covered!

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