Senior Corporate Solicitor - Product Liability Focus

Last updated 9 days ago
Location:Port Melbourne
Job Type:Contract/Temp

What you'll contribute to

We are seeking a Senior Corporate Solicitor (Product Liability Focus) is primarily responsible for the provision of commercially focused legal services in order to enable TMCA to execute its strategy and achieve its objectives whilst maintaining compliance with the law and company policy.

How you'll make an impact

  • Provides predominantly product liability legal advice in relation to competition and consumer law issues, regulatory compliance, customer complaints, disputes and litigation in order to achieve TMCA objectives.
  • Implements and reviews agreed legal services plans, processes and procedures consistent with set policies in order to ensure TMCA maintains compliance with the law.
  • Provides advice on and assists managers in the development of policies and standards in order to ensure timely and commercially focused legal advice.
  • Coordinates and facilitates forums to ensure that legal plans, progress and issues are clearly communicated to all stakeholders.
  • Provides specialist support for the assessment and selection of suppliers for legal services in order to secure delivery of services at expected quality and at optimal cost. Contributes to ongoing supplier management.
  • Monitors and analyses performance against targets for own area and recommends countermeasures where required in order to ensure that agreed objectives can be achieved.
  • Updates and maintains reporting systems in order to provide the business with accurate and timely information to support planning, budgeting and forecasting activities.
  • Monitors own tasks with respect to compliance with all relevant regulations and statutory requirements in order to minimise Toyota's risk exposure and liabilities.

What we are looking for:

  • Degree qualification in law and admission to practice law in Victoria
  • 5+ years' accumulative experience post admission
  • Experience within a major law firm and/or in-house legal role
  • Strong understanding of the business and its commercial drivers

Life at Toyota & What we offer you

At Toyota, anything is possible, and we believe in our people to make it happen. We're proud of every single one of them and give the recognition and reward they deserve. From comprehensive remuneration packages to flexible working conditions and healthcare, we invest in our people to make their career as great as it can be.

Make your impossible, possible & apply today!

You're welcome to find out more by visiting our careers page: www.toyota.com.au/careers