Legal Counsel – Everyday Banking and Digital Legal


Location: Melbourne, Sydney

Job Type: Full time


This position can based in Melbourne or Sydney

Exciting Legal Counsel opportunity to join the Personal Bank Legal team to provide strategic and legal advice to drive simplification and innovation within Everyday Banking, Personal Engagement & Digital Domains.

  • Outstanding opportunity to build and progress your career
  • Be supported to learn and grow whilst developing the career you want
  • Use your passion to drive positive outcomes for our customers

About the role

Your career at NAB is about more than money, it's about serving our customers well and helping our communities prosper.

As Legal Counsel, you will provide advice with appropriate consultation as needed with Everyday Banking, Personal Engagement and Digital colleagues and stakeholders to ensure consistency of approach. The products and services this role will encompass includes credit cards, personal loans, deposits, payments, online banking and insurance. This role also supports the development of new products in these areas and digital distribution of our products. In addition, you will assist stakeholders to consider holistic implications of issues.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide subject matter expertise and legal counsel to the Everyday Banking, Personal Engagement & Digital domains in accordance with the priorities set by the Executive, Everyday Banking and Executive, Digital, Personal Bank.
  • Ensure that the everyday banking and digital domains are getting simpler, and more customer and banker focussed whilst meeting legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Balance legal requirements with simplicity and automation.
  • Ensure that expert legal support is available to the everyday banking and digital domain.
  • On occasion, this role may be asked to provide legal advice to the Home Ownership domain.

About You:

  • Bachelor of Laws
  • 2 years+ post qualification legal experience.
  • Experience and maturity to work autonomously and juggle competing demands in a very busy and energised environment.
  • Excellent organisational skills, including prioritisation and time management

NAB, invested in you

We are committed to gender equality and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and have a diverse and inclusive workforce. We have committed $70bn in financing to help address climate change and provide 2 days of paid leave each year through our employee volunteering program to support community organisations.

We support our colleagues to be their best by offering a wide range of educational, financial, lifestyle, health & wellbeing benefits. For more information please visit here.

Join NAB

If you think this role is the right fit for you, we invite you to apply. Let’s explore who you are and what drives you. We’d love to share our vision for the future of banking.

To be eligible to apply, you must have Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency status. Please note candidate screening and interviews may be conducted prior to the closing date of the job advert.

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