Senior Legal Counsel - Melbourne Australia

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Senior Legal Counsel
Accenture Australia
Senior Legal Counsel

Job Description
Legal professionals at Accenture deliver ordinate legal, contract mmercial advice unsel in support of Accenture r clients' business objectives, working to manage tigate risk sure compliance with laws mpany policiesccenture offers a compelling mix of work aining opportunities, work environment ructure for career progressionr>Job Summary:
A hn transactional role supporting the complex deals within Accenture-s Australia w Zealsiness across a broad range of industries, service types, emerging technologies feringsr>The Legal team provides nages all legal advice pport to Accentureegal prides itself on providing objective, focused, commercially relevant advice lutions based on a deep underst of the law centure's businesshe role is dynamic m with opportunities to work on leading edge technology rvice offeringshe Legal team works closely with each deal team to find ways to achieve our clients- r own objectives in a competitive environment whilst managing risk as well as compliance with contractual obligations, policies ligations at lawr>As a member of the Legal team, you are expected to be a steward for Accenture-s business ople, exemplar of Accenture-s core valuesr>Key Responsibilities:

As part of the Legal team you will lead the negotiations of pport a portfolio of complex deals across different industries pes of offering, with the following key responsibilities:
Lead, shape, negotiate ose the contracting for Accenture-s largest st complex ansformational Client transactions
Work with finance, solution mmercial teams to identify nage issues across the transaction chitect workable solutions
Work with deal teams to develop effective negotiating strategies
Form part of the negotiation team ad the legal negotiations to conclude the contractual documents
Manage the escalation process for key legal mmercial risks
Prepare ovide briefings to legal siness approvers her stakeholdersr>Oversee, counsel, guide, train pport other members of the legal team, including building the legal team-s negotiation re deal-shaping skills umen

Work Experience:

Minimum 12+ years post-qualifying experience
Admitted to legal practice in Australia
Deep experience in technology relevant complex commercial transactions that demonstrates a high degree of transactional responsibility
Previous experience in a law firm or in a fast-paced corporate legal group for an IT services vendor would be of assistance in performing this role
Underst of perience in Confidential ate government procurement desirable
Confidential security clearance also desirable

Knowledge ill Requirements:

Demonstrated deep experience, specialised skills including creative problem-solving ility to be flexible, adaptable en minded llaborative behaviors ndsets to help shape, negotiate ke ownership of contracting for complex ansformational dealsr>Intellectual curiosity to continuously learn about new technologies rket trends ability to adapt to rapidly changing services ferings including identifying naging new risks as they arise
Resilient under high pressure; able to balance between moving a deal forward intaining objectivity about the soundness of the deal mpliance with Accenture principles s
Demonstrated ability to lead the legal support for complex systems integration, multi-tower outsourcing chnology transactionsxperience in digital, SaaS oud transactions is desirabler>Demonstrated business/commercial acumen including the ability to draft with precision, understd negotiate complex pricing constructs,
Solutions orientated mindset with the ability to structure client transactions to be most advantageous from a legal siness perspective -thinking outside the square-
Strong negotiation skills with a proven ability to lead contract negotiations deal directly with senior client counsel gotiating teams
Strong executive presence ility to present to, gage as a credible peer with, both Accenture ient senior Confidential
Innovative mindset t constrained bysho w things are typically doneemonstrated experience in developing vancing relationships between ross legal y business leaders for early ideation, innovation al shaping, providing strategic guidance, best practices rket relevant input in support of complex ansformational deals
Ability to oversee, counsel, guide, train pport other members of the legal team, nage external legal support
Ability to independently manage drafting, reviewing gotiating transactional documents rrespondence on a range of transactions
Demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate as part of a broader verse team
Accenture Australia
Senior Legal Counsel

Job Description
Legal professionals at Accenture deliver ordinate legal, contract

mmercial advice unsel in support of Accenture r clients' business objectives, working to manage tigate risk sure compliance with laws mpany policiesccenture offers a compelling mix of work aining opportunities, work environment ructure for career progressionr>Job Summary:
A hn transactional role supporting the complex deals within Accenture-s Australia w Zealsiness across a broad range of industries, service types, emerging technologies feringsr>The Legal team provides nages all legal advice pport to Accentureegal prides itself on providing objective, focused, commercially relevant advice lutions based on a deep underst of the law centure's businesshe role is dynamic m with opportunities to work on leading edge technology rvice offeringshe Legal team works closely with each deal team to find ways to achieve our clients- r own objectives in a competitive environment whilst managing risk as well as compliance with contractual obligations, policies ligations at lawr>As a member of the Legal team, you are expected to be a steward for Accenture-s business ople, exemplar of Accenture-s core valuesr>Key Responsibilities:

As part of the Legal team you will lead the negotiations of pport a portfolio of complex deals across different industries pes of offering, with the following key responsibilities:
Lead, shape, negotiate ose the contracting for Accenture-s largest st complex ansformational Client transactions
Work with finance, solution mmercial teams to identify nage issues across the transaction chitect workable solutions
Work with deal teams to develop effective negotiating strategies
Form part of the negotiation team ad the legal negotiations to conclude the contractual documents
Manage the escalation process for key legal mmercial risks
Prepare ovide briefings to legal siness approvers her stakeholdersr>Oversee, counsel, guide, train pport other members of the legal team, including building the legal team-s negotiation re deal-shaping skills umen

Work Experience:

Minimum 12+ years post-qualifying experience
Admitted to legal practice in Australia
Deep experience in technology relevant complex commercial transactions that demonstrates a high degree of transactional responsibility
Previous experience in a law firm or in a fast-paced corporate legal group for an IT services vendor would be of assistance in performing this role
Underst of perience in Confidential ate government procurement desirable
Confidential security clearance also desirable

Knowledge ill Requirements:

Demonstrated deep experience, specialised skills including creative problem-solving ility to be flexible, adaptable en minded llaborative behaviors ndsets to help shape, negotiate ke ownership of contracting for complex ansformational dealsr>Intellectual curiosity to continuously learn about new technologies rket trends ability to adapt to rapidly changing services ferings including identifying naging new risks as they arise
Resilient under high pressure; able to balance between moving a deal forward intaining objectivity about the soundness of the deal mpliance with Accenture principles s
Demonstrated ability to lead the legal support for complex systems integration, multi-tower outsourcing chnology transactionsxperience in digital, SaaS oud transactions is desirabler>Demonstrated business/commercial acumen including the ability to draft with precision, understd negotiate complex pricing constructs,
Solutions orientated mindset with the ability to structure client transactions to be most advantageous from a legal siness perspective -thinking outside the square-
Strong negotiation skills with a proven ability to lead contract negotiations deal directly with senior client counsel gotiating teams
Strong executive presence ility to present to, gage as a credible peer with, both Accenture ient senior Confidential
Innovative mindset t constrained bysho w things are typically doneemonstrated experience in developing vancing relationships between ross legal y business leaders for early ideation, innovation al shaping, providing strategic guidance, best practices rket relevant input in support of complex ansformational deals
Ability to oversee, counsel, guide, train pport other members of the legal team, nage external legal support
Ability to independently manage drafting, reviewing gotiating transactional documents rrespondence on a range of transactions
Demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate as part of a broader verse team





JOB TYPE
Work Day: Full Time
Employment type: Permanent Job
Salary: Negotiable


JOB REQUIREMENTS
Minimal experience: No experience



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