Job no: 505399
Work type: Part time permanent
Location: Australia - Queensland - Brisbane
We are looking for an enthusiastic 3
rd or 4 th year law student to join our legal team as a Law Clerk. Reporting to the General Manager – Legal, Visionstream, you will receive ongoing training from Ventia’s in-house lawyers and commercial personnel, all of whom are passionate about seeing you develop and succeed in this role. The position will be on a part-time basis working three days per week.
As a Law Clerk, your days will be busy and varied, requiring you to be adaptable and able to manage many tasks at once, whilst working with a high degree of autonomy. Ideally you will expect to graduate no sooner than 2020 and have already completed the contract law subject.
You will have the personal drive and motivation, resilience, planning and problem-solving skills to:
Provide legal support to commercial, operational and corporate stakeholders;
Review tender opportunities to provide legal advice on contract risk profiles, strategic approaches to contract negotiation and risk mitigation;
Create and present contract summaries and legal updates; and
Conduct legal research and preparing legal advice on matters relating to (among other things) contract, construction, employment and corporate law.
To be successful in your application you will ideally have:
a GPA of at least 5.5/7 or equivalent;
a strong attention to detail and accuracy;
a desire to learn and to challenge yourself; and
a willingness and ability to work in a dynamic team environment.
What we offer you
Visionstream offers you a flexible, supportive and inclusive work environment where you matter.
We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow.
We work together as a team to accomplish the work that needs to be done.
We look after each other and foster our people’s wellbeing.
Flexibility to choose the three days of the week which suit your university timetable and study leave for exams.
How to apply
For further information regarding this position please contact us via
With your application please include a cover letter (including your current year of university and expected date of graduation), resume and a copy of your academic transcript.
Applications close 15 November 2019.
Visionstream partners with customers to develop smart, tailored solutions that enhance the quality of mission critical telecommunication and information communication technology (ICT) assets.
We work with customers across the public and private sectors to solve their toughest challenges with network solutions that are faster, smarter, better integrated, more resilient and more efficient.
Our unique end-to-end services span design, supply, construction, installation, commissioning and maintenance of this country’s most important infrastructure networks.
Advertised: E. Australia Standard Time 01 Nov 2019
Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time
15 Nov 2019
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