#658 Chief Legal Counsel, SES Band 1, Defence Housing Australia

#658 Chief Legal Counsel, SES Band 1, Defence Housing Australia

As chief legal counsel, you are responsible for leading DHA’s corporate strategic and tactical legal initiatives. The general counsel provides senior management with effective advice on company strategies and their implementation, manages the legal function, and obtains and oversees the work of external counsel. The general counsel is directly involved in complex business transactions, negotiating critical contracts and other high-risk matters.

You will have broad commercial legal experience, including litigation, and knowledge and understanding of dealing with regulatory bodies. You will be familiar with corporate control and risk and a familiarity with constitutional, administrative and privacy law.