How much does a Head Of Legal make in Australia ?

191,300 $

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The base salary for a Head Of Legal in Australia is 191,300 $

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Related tasks:

  • Ensure quality legal services to corporate customers’ financing transactions (including restructuring transactions) and products to all business segments
  • Legal strategy development for dispute resolution
  • Align legal and business strategies to enable value creation
  • Build strong relationships with your direct reports, leadership teams, stakeholders
  • Empower the legal team to serve as trusted advisors
  • Mitigate risks by providing legal guidance together with innovative solutions that drive the organization forward
  • Optimize legal efficiency and effectiveness to best serve the business
  • Take the lead in building a strong legal culture that is aligned with the company’s values around curiosity, collaboration, and focus
  • Where needed, challenge the status quo as a change agent
  • Drive client satisfaction and experience, with legal as a value-added service
Requirements / skills:
  • Excellent academic and legal credentials
  • In-house experience at a senior management level
  • Demonstrated experience of working with executive stakeholders
  • A broad range of legal experience in corporate lending (incl international structured financing) and dispute resolution
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • High ethical standards, a strong sense of responsibility and commitment to results
  • Extensive experience and proven track record in hiring and scaling legal teams
  • Ability to thrive when working in a fast-paced, high pressure, entrepreneurial environment