Leading ASX listed Australian wine organisationValues driven culture, flexible work environment and a competitive benefit offeringTrue business partnering role with a specific, core client groupAbout AVL:  Australian Vintage Limited (AVL) is an ASX listed company and owner of the multi-award winning McGuigan, Tempus Two, Nepenthe and Barossa Valley Wine Company brands. At AVL we believe in making the world a smaller place through sharing good times.We are proud that our Buronga Hill Winery and Merbein Packaging Facility are 100% powered by wind and solar energy. Specifically, 30% coming from solar panels on site at the Buronga Hill winery and the balance coming from off site wind and solar parks through our partner Flow Power.About the role:We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and technically sound Corporate Lawyer to join our growing legal team.In this newly created role, you will support the Sydney and London based Marketing teams and the Adelaide based Finance and IT teams. You will engage closely with your client groups to help drive their commercial objectives and appropriately balance risk and legal compliance. This role is well suited to someone looking to make the jump from Private Practice to their first in-house position.Reporting to the General Counsel & Company Secretary your primary duties will include:Providing commercial and dynamic legal advice to set our core brands up for growth including innovation, new products, no and low alcohol offerings and associated claims, sustainability advice and claims, advertising and promotions and general intellectual property supportFacilitating agile contract review and negotiation of various commercial contracts including marketing consultancy agreements, sponsorship agreements and IT software/service agreementsPragmatic support of governance and corporate compliance initiativesUsing technology and building self-service offerings to increase business agilityWho we are looking for: Strong technical ability We are looking for someone with confidence in their technical skills. Experience in a well-regarded private law firm in general commercial or competition and consumer law is ideal.Excellent communication skills: This role will engage with a variety of stakeholders so the ability to builds relationships and demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills is a must.Commercial acumen: As a true business partner, we are looking for someone with strong commercial aptitude and a genuine desire to drive business outcomes for their client group.An autonomous working style: This role is well suited to someone who enjoys the task of managing a client group independently and business unit accountability.Experience and Qualifications: Approximately 2-3 years of post-admission experience. Admitted to or eligible for admission practice in South Australia. Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice. Holds an unrestricted practising certificate.To apply please visit our careers website - http://careers.australianvintage.com.au/Applications close: Friday, October 1st 2021To learn more about Australian Vintage, please visit our website at http://www.australianvintage.com.au/ Australia - SA Adelaide

Corporate Lawyer - Marketing and Corporate

  • Leading ASX listed Australian wine organisation
  • Values driven culture, flexible work environment and a competitive benefit offering
  • True business partnering role with a specific, core client group

About AVL:

 Australian Vintage Limited (AVL) is an ASX listed company and owner of the multi-award winning McGuigan, Tempus Two, Nepenthe and Barossa Valley Wine Company brands. At AVL we believe in making the world a smaller place through sharing good times.

We are proud that our Buronga Hill Winery and Merbein Packaging Facility are 100% powered by wind and solar energy. Specifically, 30% coming from solar panels on site at the Buronga Hill winery and the balance coming from off site wind and solar parks through our partner Flow Power.

About the role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and technically sound Corporate Lawyer to join our growing legal team.

In this newly created role, you will support the Sydney and London based Marketing teams and the Adelaide based Finance and IT teams. You will engage closely with your client groups to help drive their commercial objectives and appropriately balance risk and legal compliance. 

This role is well suited to someone looking to make the jump from Private Practice to their first in-house position.

Reporting to the General Counsel & Company Secretary your primary duties will include:

  • Providing commercial and dynamic legal advice to set our core brands up for growth including innovation, new products, no and low alcohol offerings and associated claims, sustainability advice and claims, advertising and promotions and general intellectual property support
  • Facilitating agile contract review and negotiation of various commercial contracts including marketing consultancy agreements, sponsorship agreements and IT software/service agreements
  • Pragmatic support of governance and corporate compliance initiatives
  • Using technology and building self-service offerings to increase business agility

Who we are looking for:

  • Strong technical ability We are looking for someone with confidence in their technical skills. Experience in a well-regarded private law firm in general commercial or competition and consumer law is ideal.
  • Excellent communication skills: This role will engage with a variety of stakeholders so the ability to builds relationships and demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills is a must.
  • Commercial acumen: As a true business partner, we are looking for someone with strong commercial aptitude and a genuine desire to drive business outcomes for their client group.
  • An autonomous working style: This role is well suited to someone who enjoys the task of managing a client group independently and business unit accountability.
  • Experience and Qualifications: Approximately 2-3 years of post-admission experience. Admitted to or eligible for admission practice in South Australia. Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice. Holds an unrestricted practising certificate.

To apply please visit our careers website - http://careers.australianvintage.com.au/

Applications close: Friday, October 1st 2021

To learn more about Australian Vintage, please visit our website at http://www.australianvintage.com.au/