Legal Counsel (Part-Time)
Salary £65,000 - £70,000 per annum
Location City of London
Consultant Jon Lucas
Date posted 21 June 201811 Slingsby Place, St Martin's Courtyard London, WC2E 9AB Robert Walters United Kingdom
Services company based in one of the City’s iconic buildings, are looking to hire a commercially-minded Legal Counsel to join their team for a 12 month contract. This is a part-time role, 3 days per week.
About The Role
Covering the maternity leave of a team member, the Legal Counsel will be responsible for a wide variety of matters:
- Drafting, negotiating and advising on a range of commercial agreements relating to sales, distribution, IT, supply, T&Cs, marketing and any other miscellaneous matters running through the organisation
- Advising on corporate matters
- Providing key legal support to longer-term projects
- Data protection advice
The client believes that the work would be well-suited to an individual with around 4-8 years PQE but applications from all levels will be considered on merit. You must have worked at a reputable law firm, as well as having spent time working in an in-house environment. It is essential that you possess extensive experience of negotiating commercial agreements, and individuals coming from a purely corporate background will also be considered. Applications from both UK and foreign-qualified lawyers are welcomed.
As well as being a technically-competent lawyer, this role also requires someone who possesses business acumen, emotional intelligence and a strong sense of ethics. You must be able to work within a team-oriented environment.
The role is due to start in mid-August.
This is an ideal opportunity for an individual looking to join a successful organisation offering an enjoyable working environment, so please send us your CV today.