In-house Generalist Lawyer

Plexus Services

Access Challenging, Interesting and Varied Work with Australia's Leading Companies with Ongoing Support and Professional Development.

  • In-House Counsel - Commercial Generalist
  • MELBOURNE
  • PERMANENT | FULL TIME or PART TIME
At Plexus Engage, we put our people first.  Engage Lawyers are not ‘temps’ or ‘contractors’.  They are at the core of our business and act as skilled advisers, project managers and legal specialists in partnership with the Engage HQ Team and in-house legal departments with our leading multinational client base.  Further, at Plexus Engage, we move beyond the world of just legal secondments and offer our people a much more holistic experience with our newly launched EngagePLUS, which encompasses our Community, Professional Development and Benefits offering.  

Due to increasing client demand, we are actively hiring General Commercial Lawyers at all levels in our Engage Team in Melbourne.

As an Engage Lawyer you will:
  • Get access to exciting and interesting short/medium/long term secondment opportunities with some of Australia’s top companies.
  • Have the self-determination to pick and choose the engagements which best fit with your career motivations and lifestyle.
  • Join our clients on generalist workflow engagements or focus on special projects.
  • Gain experience in new industry sectors or in the areas you are most passionate about or keen to explore.
  • Be supported by our Engage HQ Team who come with a wealth of knowledge and proven track record in project management and have experience with all the nuances that stem from managing a remote workforce.
  • Access to EngagePLUS - Our Engage Community and routine events which facilitate networking and enable everyone to leverage off the experience and backgrounds of the collective; access to both legal and non-legal Professional Development in-house and through our partners; a dedicated member of Engage HQ on-hand for career coaching; and receive best-in-market benefits.
  • Be encouraged to share your passions outside of the law!

We would love to hear from you if you have the following:
  • A minimum of 4 years’ commercial or corporate experience in-house or in a top-tier law firm;
  • Strong commercial acumen;
  • A relationship-oriented mind-set;
  • Hold exceptional stakeholder-engagement/management skills; and
  • If you are excited by the idea of regularly “parachuting” in to new working environments and will be focused on getting up to speed as quickly and seamlessly as possible.

If this sounds like you and you're seeking a new, refreshing way to work or just want to know a little more about being an Engage Lawyer, hit ‘Apply Now’ and Rochelle Holroyd, Legal Talent Manager, will be in touch shortly.