Senior Associate - Major Projects & Construction

Last updated 44 minutes ago
Job Type:Full Time

The role

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Associate to join our Sydney Major Projects and Construction team on a full-time basis. Reporting to Graham Read you will be working with a focussed team advising on major and high profile construction projects nationally.

This role will see you will act for a wide range of public and private sector clients across the construction, infrastructure, and engineering industries, including high profile Commonwealth and State agencies.

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Experience as a Senior Associate 2+ years, with a background in standard construction projects
  • High quality private practice experience and exposure to public sector
  • Strong academic ability and drafting skills
  • The ability to provide timely, accurate and commercially astute advice
  • A strong sense of purpose, ambition and a proactive approach to your work
  • Ability to travel interstate and internationally periodically

The role will have a particular focus on construction for the Commonwealth public sector.

This role requires a person who holds or is eligible to obtain at least a 'Baseline' and if required 'Negative vetting one' security clearance.

In addition to this, we're looking for a resilient, self-starter. Someone who is able to work autonomously and is focused on attention to detail and providing an outstanding service to their clients.

How to Apply?

We prefer to work directly with candidates, if you are interested in this role, please click the ‘Apply’ button or contact the consultant, details below, for more information. Clayton Utz is an inclusive employer that supports flexible work arrangements, please feel free to discuss your flexibility needs with the recruiter for this role.

Consultant Contact Details

Camilla Baker, (02) 9353 4605

Accessibility and Inclusion

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