Legal Counsel

Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand
Full time

Serko is a cutting-edge tech platform in global business travel & expense technology. When you join Serko, you become part of a team of passionate travellers and technologists bringing people together, using the world’s leading business travel marketplace We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, we embrace the richness of diversity, showing up authentically to create a positive impact.


Make an impact

Supporting stakeholders across the business with pragmatic and timely advice and guidance to deliver Serko’s strategic objectives, while also partnering with the General Counsel and Company Secretary to ensure compliance with Listing Requirements and best practice corporate governance for NZX and ASX.

What you’ll get to do

  • Advise on a broad range of legal issues related to Serko's business operations, including partnering with Sales, Commercial, Product, Security, and Technology teams for contracts, agreements, and sourcing products and services, while ensuring compliance with privacy and regulatory laws.
  • Support corporate legal matters for Serko’s listings on the New Zealand and Australian stock exchanges, including maintaining Board records, advising on listing rules, continuous disclosure, shareholder meetings, financial and ESG reporting, share schemes, and subsidiary compliance.
  • Develop and maintain templates, utilizing technology solutions to automate tasks and streamline workflows.
  • Deliver training on relevant legal issues to internal stakeholders.
  • Liaise with and manage external legal providers to ensure effective legal support.

What you’ll bring

  • Leveraging your experience in private practice or in-house legal roles.
  • Handling corporate law and corporate governance matters.
  • Demonstrating strong stakeholder management, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Taking a proactive approach to anticipate and plan for operational needs.
  • Applying solid analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail.

You will need a Bachelor of Laws Degree and a current practising certificate from New Zealand.


At Serko we aim to create a place where people can come and do their best work.  This means you’ll be operating in an environment with great tools and support to enable you to perform at the highest level of your abilities, producing high-quality, and delivering innovative and efficient results. Our people are fully engaged, continuously improving, and encouraged to make an impact.

Some of the benefits of working at Serko are:

  • A competitive base salary and discretionary incentive plan based on individual and company performance
  • KiwiSaver: covered with employee contributions match up to 3% of salary, and life insurance
  • Health & Wellbeing: Discounted Southern Cross Health Insurance, access to a confidential support, guidance and counselling service, wellbeing and voluntary leave, and free flu shots.
  • Parental Leave Coverage: 20 weeks on full pay, return-to-work support, plus partners 3 weeks of paid leave.
  • Focus on development: Access to a learning & development platform, committed budget and opportunity for you to own your own career pathways.



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Serko is an NZ Immigration Accredited employer and holds the NZ Advanced GenderTick Accreditation.

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