Location: Administration Building
Work Type: Fixed Term - Full Time
Contract (up to 5 years)
Full-time (average of 38 hours per week)
Who we are?
The City of Rockingham (the City) is a Local Government Authority located 40 km south of the Perth CBD. The City is known as the place where the coast ‘comes to life’, has a population of over 135,000 and is one of the fastest growing local governments in the south metropolitan area.
What’s the job role?
The Senior Legal Officer plays an important advisory and legal support role to the City in regards to meeting its legal and regulatory requirements; in the formation of service, consultancy and sponsorship agreements; as well as leasing and procurement requirements. The Senior Legal Officer reports to and provides direct support to the City’s General Counsel in the provision of legal services to a variety of internal stakeholders within the City.
Key duties for the Senior Legal Officer include:
Who we are looking for?
The candidate for this role will be required to have a degree in law (tertiary qualification) with post admission experience with contractual drafting, preferably procurement contracts.
How to Apply
To be considered for this role, you must address the following selection criteria in your application; failure to do so will render your application invalid and it will not be considered. As part of your application you must also provide a detailed and comprehensive curriculum vitae and details of at least 2 referees (one preferably your current employer).
What do we offer?
We are offering a remuneration package of circa $133K per annum, including Employer superannuation contribution of 11%
In addition to the remuneration package the City is offering:
Application Instructions: Applicants are requested to apply online. Please note, applicants must have a current, valid email address in order to apply online. This email address will be used for communication with applicants.
An information package is available on our website. If you would like to know more, please contact Vince Ritorto (Manager Human Resource Development) on
9528 0377 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be accepted until 5pm on Thursday 2 December 2021.
The City is an equal opportunity employer that values a diverse workplace. We encourage people of all ages, genders, culturally diverse backgrounds, and those with a disability to apply.