In-house Counsel

Ablethorpe Recruitment

Our client is an international consultancy focusing on developing sustainable infrastructure projects supporting worldwide growth and quality of life

  • Infrastructure and Projects Consultancy
  • Suit candidates with 2-6 years PQE
  • International Brand - Premium Salary
Our Client

Our client is an international consultancy with a focus on supporting and managing infrastructure projects that are efficient, transparent and cost-effective and make a positive impact on our day-to-day lives. It's In-House Infrastructure Advisory Legal Counsel team works with both the public and private sectors to solve the complexities involved in the delivery of large-scale infrastructure projects and services across a variety of sectors including:
  • transport (roads, rail and ports)
  • utilities (water, waste and energy)
  • social infrastructure (hospitals, schools, prisons and courts).
The Role

The in-house legal group advises across all stages of the infrastructure project life cycle to develop flexible, innovative solutions that provide the foundation for a project's successful delivery. This will give you, as the successful applicant, the ability to get involved in 360 degree PPP project delivery including:
  • feasibility and investment decision support
  • procurement option assessment
  • commercial, financial and strategic advice
  • risk analysis, allocation and quantification
  • tender process and strategy
  • Legal documentation
  • post-financial close advice, refinancing and commercial negotiations.
It is expected that the successful applicant will have 2-6 years projects, PPP or project finance experience gained in a well known Australian or international legal practice. Fantastic drafting skills, excellent communication skills and strong academics are a must,  as well as a keen analytical mind as well as the desire to not just be a lawyer but a strategist and consultant as well. 

To Apply

Please apply online using the links below. Otherwise please call our Director of Legal Recruitment Stuart Ablethorpe on +61 403 791 000 or Sophie Linley on +61 428 298 004 quoting the above job title or send your CV direct to

All discussions will be in strict confidence and your CV details will not be passed to any third party or prospective employer until instructed by you.

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