Perth, AT

Land/Region:  AT
Division:  Minerals | Silicate
Stundenausmaß:  Vollzeit

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Senior Lawyer Perth I LB Minerals PTY Ltd

The LASSELSBERGER Group is an Austrian family-owned company and producer of raw materials, building materials and ceramic tiles. With its Division Minerals we are primarily engaged in the mining, processing and treatment of kaolin, clay, feldspar, aggregates and sand. 

With its expansion to the Australian market and the start-up of a Kaolin mining and production site in the Region of Perth, West Australia, LB Minerals Australia is looking for an experienced, loyal and trustworthy Senior Lawyer who wants to take on the exciting opportunity to support in building up a business from scratch.


Senior Lawyer located in Perth

Key Facts

  • International Family owned and operated Business

  • Immediate start possible

  • Opportunity to strategically shape our Australian business

  • Full time position offering a competitive remuneration package

Main Purpose of the Job

Reporting to the CEO while closely aligning with our HQs Management & Group Legal Departments, the Senior Lawyer is a key member of our local leadership team with responsibility for strategically shaping the development and growth of our local entity LB Minerals Pty Ltd located in Perth, WA.  The role has its focus in the areas of providing sound legal advice, managing external legal counsel, dispute avoidance and resolution as well as drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts of varying types.

Scope of Job

  • Legal expert in the construction law area, particularly plant construction projects

  • Provide legal support and assistance in the negotiations for and drafting of construction contracts, and project contracts required to move a project from concept stage to investment decision, implementation and through to operations

  • Provide trusted, prudent and proactive legal expertise to the business which is pragmatic rather than purist

  • Trusted legal advisor to the CEO of LB Minerals Pty Ltd, and in particular the project construction team

  • Collaborate closely with internal stakeholders and Group legal to get contracts successfully negotiated and closed

  • Draft, review and negotiate complex commercial contractual documentation consistent with corporate policies and philosophies and appropriate to protect our interests

  • Advise on construction law regulatory changes and legal developments

  • Assist in identifying and managing key legal risks while reviewing and considering legislation and other regulations

  • Liaise with external legal counsel on outsourced legal matters


  • Tertiary qualifications as a lawyer, post-graduation qualifications well regarded

  • 10+ years hands-on experience post qualification experience

  • Qualifications and suitable experience related to project management and procurement desirable

  • Material commercial law experience and knowledge

  • Broad legal knowledge of construction and engineering law, corporate law and litigation

  • Ability to understand complex situations and work with multiple stakeholders in a fast-paced organization with tight deadlines

  • Enjoying the drafting and negotiating and closing of commercial contracts in line with business demands

  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail

  • Can-do attitude and ability to thrive in a pressured and evolving environment

  • Adaptable to a fast-paced company with a strong growth agenda

  • Problem solving and negotiation skills

  • Act as a role model and be an ambassador for LB Minerals

What We Offer

  • If you are seeking a new challenge and would enjoy the opportunity to work in a growing and changing business, submit your application and join Lasselsberger Group in Australia.