Who we are:
Our people make PwC the number one professional services brand in New Zealand. The Team at PwC Legal is made up of experienced lawyers who work alongside our clients to build long lasting relationships that create value. We're also a team of highly motivated people who are looking to disrupt what is a hyper competitive market by providing a highly differentiated offering, characterised by high quality integrated solutions delivered across a global platform.
PwC Legal is a separate and independent law firm, with a very close working relationship with PwC in New Zealand, Australia, and throughout Asia. The PwC Legal network is headquartered out of Sydney and is the largest law firm network by jurisdiction with more than 3,700 lawyers across 100 countries. By drawing on expertise from areas such as tax, private business, consulting and deals to offer our clients a holistic, seamless, and focused service, we're creating a market defining service.
Our differentiated offering has proven attractive for both corporate clients and top tier legal talent. The PwC Legal practice is now increasingly recognised in the mainstream market and was recently ranked the #1 firm in the Acritas Global Alternative Legal Brand Index.
What we're looking for?
This exciting role is all about supporting our clients to navigate today's complex legal requirements while achieving their commercial objectives. We're looking for commercially aware and pragmatic lawyers with corporate and commercial legal experience to help us build the law firm of the future. The ideal candidates will have between 5-7 years PQE gained in practice in a recognised New Zealand law firm.
We are seeking lawyers with experience in:
• Corporate governance
• Commercial contracts
• Executive and Employee benefit schemes
• Technology and IP contracting
What you'll need to bring to the role:
The work is fast-paced, varied and challenging while presenting an opportunity to work in a supportive and stimulating team-based environment. Your strong business acumen and personal ambition are essential, as is your commitment to providing exceptional, high quality client service. As an innovative individual, you inspire teamwork and are committed to coaching others, contributing to a positive team environment through motivation and effective management.
If this sounds like you, please click 'apply now' - we'd love to hear from you.