Legal Counsel - Commerical Contracts
Consultant Nisha Jassi
Date posted 07 October 20192019-10-07 2019-12-06 legal Birmingham West Midlands b1 2lp GB b1 2lp GBP 45000 65000 65000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk https://www.robertwalters.co.uk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
A rarely available opportunity has arisen for a Legal Counsel to join a global organisation based in the West Midlands. This leading company is looking for a Legal Counsel to support the business in identifying and managing legal and regulatory risk.
About the Role
As a member of the in-house legal team, you will provide support on a wide variety of Commercial Contracts
You will be:
•Providing commercially minded advice to business stakeholders,
•Drafting and reviewing a wide range of commercial contracts, including transactional, financing, IT, licensing, professional services and supply
•Drafting and reviewing board minutes, resolutions and related documents
•Drafting, reviewing and amending contracts, privacy notices and consents
•Conducting legal research to provide guidance on contract compliance and regulatory requirements
•Ensuring that the appropriate frameworks are in place to manage risk appropriately
About the Person
•A UK Qualified Solicitor, with relevant experience in commercial contract work. You will ideally have circa 4 years PQE.
•Solid commercial and corporate background.
•Collaborative and proactive team player with a willingness to share expertise.
•Strong organisational skills - ability to plan and deliver work to deadline, prioritise workload accordingly and work flexibly to meet business needs.
•Strong technical legal skills, including ability to draft and negotiate legal documentation to the highest standard.
•Understanding of the requirements of legal risk management in a financial institution.
About the Organisation
The organisation prides itself on providing a supportive working environment. The business offer market leading salaries and a range of flexible benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances.
For further information about this Legal Counsel Role please contact Nisha Jassi for a confidential discussion on Nisha.firstname.lastname@example.org or 0121 260 2562