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Managing Principal Lawyer (VPS STS)

Reference: VG/023922

Job posted: 18/02/2019

Salary Range: $161,508 - $219,653

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Closes: 26/02/2019

Occupation: Legal

Reference: VG/023922

Occupation: Legal

Salary Range: $161,508 - $219,653

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Job posted: 18/02/2019
Applications close: 26/02/2019 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

About Rail Projects Victoria, Major Transport Infrastructure Authority Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA) comprises of Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP), Rail Projects Victoria (RPV, MTIA), North East Link Project (NELP), West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) and Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV). Rail Projects Victoria, Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (RPV, MTIA) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the development and delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, future Melbourne Airport Rail Link and a portfolio of other rail projects. RPV, MTIA is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of the project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning.

About the opportunity  

The focus of this role is to assist the Project General Counsel of RPV with the management and coordination of legal issues, including compliance and regulatory activities, associated with the Metro Tunnel Project (MTP), Regional Rail Revival (RRR) and the Victorian Rail Infrastructure Program (VRIP).

The role will also interface with the project's external legal and commercial advisors to ensure a consistent and agreed approach is taken on legal positions which support RPV's expectations.

About you

To be successful in obtaining this role you will have:

  • Strong experience in providing legal and commercial advice on large construction projects, including under different procurement models (eg D&C, alliance contracts and PPPs).
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the proven ability to engage and manage a broad range of internal and external stakeholders, and build effective working relationships at all levels.
  • Advanced ability to lead, influence, negotiate and deliver positive project outcomes.

For a full list of the Key Selection Criteria, please view the position description.

 

Why join us?

  • An emphasis on work / life balance
  • High-performing team environment
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Personal & Professional development opportunities
  • Committed to safety & wellbeing 
  • Training & development opportunities

Tell us…

  • Why you want to work at RPV
  • Why you are interested in the role
  • Why your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are best suited to this position

Please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the position description.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Nicole Kloprogge, HR Advisor, on (03) 9655 6206.

Applications close 11:59pm Tuesday 26 February 2019.

Managing Principal Lawyer (VPS STS)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

VPS STS

Contact:

(03) 9655 6206

Managing Principal Lawyer (VPS STS)