Senior Lawyer, Corporate Advisory


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Banking & Financial Services

Vacancy Type
Work type
  • Experienced, high-profile team supporting the execution of ANZ’s strategic plan
  • Provide innovative, commercial and strategic solutions while managing legal risk
  • Internal clients include Group M&A, Group Finance, Investor Relations, Corporate Affairs and other group functions

About The Role

Role Location:  Melbourne

Role Type:  Permanent, Full-time

As a Senior Lawyer, Corporate Advisory you will primarily support the Group’s acquisition, divestment and joint venture projects in Australia and internationally. You will also provide corporate advisory and general commercial advice to key internal clients.

This role will see you providing strategic legal advice to a range of stakeholders and proactively managing legal risk for ANZ through the provision of a high quality, commercially relevant and cost effective legal service. You will be responsible for ensuring that transactions comply with good corporate governance and internal policies and procedures as well as managing relationships with external counsel. Some travel will be required in the future.

About You

To grow and be successful in this role, you’ll ideally bring the following:

  • Law degree with significant post admission experience
  • Substantial experience in M&A gained from either a top tier law firm or large corporate
  • Skills in general corporate law including contract drafting and negotiation, Corporations Act, ASX Listing Rules, competition law and general taxation law implications of transactions
  • Exemplary communication skills, problem solving and decision making abilities
  • Demonstrated execution skills and a track record of establishing and maintaining excellent working relationships through team work and collaboration
  • An ability to role model ANZ’s values.

About ANZ

We’re reinventing the way we do banking, and our community of collaborative, innovative thinkers are helping us get there. We’re responding faster to changing customer requirements, focusing on the things that matter and helping people achieve incredible things – be it buying their home, building a business or saving for things big or small.

We support our people by providing a range of flexible working options so they can work in the way that best suits them. We encourage you to talk to us about your need for flexibility and any adjustments you may require to our recruitment process or the role itself.

We’ll also offer you the opportunity to develop your career, working in a diverse and inclusive workplace where the different backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences of our people are celebrated and create a great place to grow, thrive and belong.

Interested in joining us? Click Apply now, or visit to find out more or view other opportunities.

You may apply for this role by visiting ANZ Careers and search for reference number AUS118430.



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