Employment Lawyer - People & Culture

Job Title: Employment Lawyer - People & Culture
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 909665
Contact Name: Jessica
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2019 12:15

Job Description

MAYDAY Recruitment are proud to be searching for self motivated, experienced Employment Lawyer's to join the People & Culture Team for a well-known brand in Bella Vista.

What’s in it for you?
  • Work for a global brand and ASX listed company.
  • Up to $165,000.00 + super, depending on experience.
  • A friendly and down to earth and team environment.
  • Free parking.
  • Immediate start.
The role:                                                                                                       
  • Working along side the People & Culture team and other legal teams.
  • Enterprise Agreement and/or Award interpretation, negotiations and related FWC applications (disputes, approvals, industrial action). 
  • Managing a range of litigated claims including unfair dismissal, general protections, bullying, discrimination and breach of contract, including working with external law firms and counsel. 
  • Reviewing, drafting and advising on key policies, contracts, templates, processes and remuneration arrangements. 
  • Work health and safety matters including governance and due diligence arrangements, right of entry, investigations and prosecution. 
  • Any other issues that may arise.
The ideal candidate
  • Bachelor of Laws / Juris Doctor (Australian practicing certificate).
  • 5 - 8 years experience, plus PQE.
  • Strong employment law and industrial law experience - ideally from a reputable law firm or large organisation.  
  • Excellent relationship building, social and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritise competing demands and manage the clients expectations in a busy fast paced environment. 
  • experience in work health and safety matters. 
If this sounds like the right role for you, please apply now or email