About the Business

The Australian Copyright Council is an independent, non-profit organisation representing the peak bodies for professional artists and content creators working in Australia’s creative industries and Australia’s major copyright collecting societies. We work to promote understanding of copyright law and its application, for appropriate law reform and fostering collaboration between content creators and users. 


The job 

We are looking for a lawyer (2 years + PAE) with a working knowledge of Australian copyright law to join the Council’s legal team in providing legal advice, work on Council publications and submissions and deliver seminars and training across Australia. 


Your qualifications 

You have at least 2 years’ post admission experience (with a current NSW practising certificate) with an intellectual property focus, ideally in copyright. 

You are a good presenter and are able to travel domestically to deliver seminars and training covering aspects of copyright law to creators and users. 

You are a collaborative, hands on team player, happy to work autonomously and flexibly in a small, pet friendly office with no time sheets! 

We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds. This role is flexible, with the option of job share or part time hours available for the right applicant/s. Please include details of availability in your application.

Applications close Monday 17 February 2020. 

Please send your resume and cover letter to the Chief Executive Officer at 

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