• Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Macquarie Group
  • 23 Mar 19

Lawyer - Commodities and Global Markets

Lawyer - Commodities and Global Markets

Join our Commodities and Global Markets Legal team and provide dedicated legal support in a team focussing on energy and other commodities trading and financing transactions. We create an environment where you can forge your own career path.

As a talented legal professional, you'll advise on natural gas sale and purchase transactions, electricity trading, emissions, coal, agricultural and other commodities contracts, commodity derivatives and structured financing transactions. You will also give general legal advice to the commodity and structured global markets desks and internal risk and compliance teams. The role offers an excellent challenge and will give you great exposure to a variety of work. We are cutting edge in the way we structure transactions and you will be working with senior stakeholders.

In order to be successful in this role, you will be a fully qualified lawyer registered to practice in Australia with approximately 5+ years post-qualified experience in a major law firm or in-house, and experience in banking & finance, energy or other commodities. You will bring to the role your drive and commitment alongside strong organisational and communication skills, the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, commercial astuteness and an excellent standard of work. With a keen eye for detail, you will enjoy working in a collaborative, team-based environment and will be motivated to help achieve commercial outcomes for the business. You will also be able to build strong working partnerships with stakeholders and clients and demonstrate outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

To apply, please submit a covering letter and concise resume as one Word or PDF-formatted document. To include your cover letter, simply insert an additional page into the front or back of your resume.

Find out more about Macquarie careers at www.macquarie.com/careers

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team

Advertised: 30 Jan 2019 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
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