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In-house Legal Counsel

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Work type: Full Time
Location: Brisbane
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About our Centre Support Office

Located in the Brisbane CBD, our Centre Support Office provides support for more than 148 child care centres around Australia. We’re passionate about supporting our centres, who deliver high quality early education and fun for more than 14,000 children!

Our office space is modern and light-filled, with great open spaces to enjoy lunch and catch up with your colleagues. We’ve achieved a great balance between corporate and casual environments. You’ll experience our focus on quality, teamwork, training opportunities and a culture of genuine recognition and reward, led by our CEO. We also love to have serious fun by holding events such as our ‘team huddles’, charity fund-raisers, casual dress Fridays and quarterly catch-ups with our national team. Trust us, it’s the type of place you’d love to work!

THE ROLE

Reporting directly to the CFO, you will partner with all levels of the business to ensure all operations within AEG are legally compliant. 

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Facilitate and ensure the successful completion of the acquisition of new childcare centres and businesses, and the divestment of existing childcare centres
  • Offer advice on legal matters on issues including acquisitions, contracts, agreements and government regulations
  • Lease and landlord management
  • Provide legal advice and support to AEG in relation to family law matters
  • Provide general legal representation to AEG
  • Monitor and oversee all aspects of AEG’s insurance needs
  • Oversee the daily running of the Legal team

You will already have: 

  • A Bachelor of Laws (or related field)
  • Ideally five years legal work experience in a corporate environment
  • Knowledge of the childcare services industry and relevant legislation (Preferred)
  • Demonstrated Acquisition and Divestment experience
  • Demonstrated experience in Business Management and team leadership

YOUR REWARD

Permanent position available to start immediately! (38 hours per week, 8.30am - 5pm)

Achieve beyond your expectations as you are supported to learn new things, grow personally and professionally, and develop new, valuable skills. Enjoy exciting new opportunities that go beyond the ordinary. Achieve newfound happiness and work-life balance.

Feel positive. Feel proud. Make new friends. Laugh. Go home smiling.

MAKE YOUR MOVE

Apply now!

Previous applicants need not apply

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