- Job posted on: 17th Feb 2021
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SSI is a community organisation and social business that supports newcomers and other Australians to achieve their full potential. We work with children and young people as well as people with refugee and asylum-seeking background, culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities, Aboriginal communities, people with disability and more to build capacity and enable them to overcome inequality.
This role offers valuable insight into the legal landscape of the not-for-profit (NFP) sector and provision of in-house counsel and legal support services. Reporting to the SSI Senior Legal Counsel (with a dotted reporting line to Head of Legal), you will work as part of a close-knit Legal Team on a variety of legal matters. Additionally, you will oversee legal and compliance auditing tasks and will provide the team with administrative support. You will also act as the company's key contact for contract management and will manage relationships with the company's pro bono legal partners.
The successful candidate will ideally have:
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