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Director of Australia – Business Development, Marketing and Communications

  • Leading an Australia based BDMC team
  • Be part of a globally connected BDMC community
  • High performing culture of friendship, welcoming innovation and fresh thinking

The story of Baker McKenzie is one of imagination, determination and hard work. For more than 60 years, its people have helped nurture this unique global organisation. Right from the beginning the firm has offered a genuinely global perspective and operates without boundaries around the world. Baker McKenzie’s established global reach offers an extraordinary career in the global economy, exchanging rich local insights and knowledge with the best legal minds from all over the world every day.
  
Baker McKenzie’s Australian practice was established in Sydney in 1964, in Melbourne in 1982 and in Brisbane in 2014. The firm works seamlessly with global colleagues, collectively providing a capacity of more than 6,000 locally qualified lawyers and a total headcount of over 13,000 in 78 locations across 46 countries.
  
They are now hiring a Director of Australia – Business Development, Marketing and Communications to lead the strategic focus of the firm’s BDMC function for the Australian offices.
  
Managing the BDMC function’s resources, this role will focus on developing a strategic focused, market-leading BDMC business-partnering function which enables the Australian offices to win, retain and grow business through consistently high standards, engaging thought leadership as well as strong relationship and account management.
    
Who should apply?
  
We are seeking those with significant experience of leadership in a marketing and/or business development role, preferably in a professional services environment.  Candidates should bring experience developing relationships with senior stakeholders, a global mind-set, commercial and client focused approach, excellent judgement and an inclusive, team focused approach.
  
Baker McKenzie understand the strategic importance of this role to the business and have invested in an exclusive search campaign with Seldon Rosser. 

An Opportunity Prospectus is available on request.

To find out more or apply for this role, please email Katie Rosser or call on +61 424 944 997.