Legal Counsel


Great opportunity to work in a diverse and challenging role as part of Stockland's Group Legal Team.

Our Place

Stockland was founded in 1952 with a vision to "not merely achieve growth and profits but to make a worthwhile contribution to the development of our cities and great country". Today we reflect this vision by helping to create thriving communities where people live, shop and work as one of the largest diversified property companies in Australia. Our approach is underpinned by our purpose "we believe there is a better way to live". This is brought to life by over 1,400 employees who are guided by our values of community, accountability, respect, and excellence (CARE).

Your Role

At Stockland, we are undergoing exciting times with growth across various asset classes - this is a great opportunity to get involved with a Top 50 ASX Listed Property Developer!

As part of Stockland's Group Legal team you will have the opportunity to work across an interesting and diverse scope of work. As a Legal Counsel, you will manage legal matters across a portfolio of projects in VIC, SA and WA. As part of a dedicated team of experienced Property Lawyers, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing specialist legal advice to our Operations, Capital Transactions and Development teams;
  • Drafting and reviewing contracts and other legal documentation;
  • Assisting our Property business teams in negotiating commercially important outcomes
  • Managing disputes and contentious matters;
  • Controlling contract, disclosure document and major correspondence precedents as required
  • About You

    To be successful in this role you will be a commercially minded and solutions driven Property Lawyer with over 5 years' of post qualification experience. You are skilled at drafting complex documents and providing accurate legal advice. Importantly you enjoy working as part of a collaborative team and you have the ability to influence a variety of stakeholders. Your excellent communication skills alongside your commercial acumen and proactive approach will see you drive valuable insights that influence strategic decision making. Always striving for excellence, you are committed to achieving quality outcomes and you are able to prioritise a busy work schedule.

    Why Stockland?

    At Stockland, we value diversity and aim to create a vibrant and inclusive workforce which is reflective of the communities in which we operate. We also value flexibility and are committed to ensuring it is not just supported, it is encouraged. We want employees to work in ways that suit their life and the nature of their role, so they feel able to meet their work life commitments and support their wellbeing. Stockland could be 'your place' too.

    Apply today – Stockland – It's your place

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