Salary £55,000 - £65,000 per annum
Consultant Nisha Jassi
Date posted 06 August 2018 2018-08-062018-10-05 legal UK Robert Walters United Kingdom
A rare In-House opportunity has arisen with a leading organisation based in Warwickshire. This global business is looking for a commercial solicitor to join a small but busy legal team. This is an oportuntiy to work for a progressive business in the IT sector.
About the Legal Counsel role:
As an integral part of the In-House team you will provide support on a wide variety of legal queries and areas. You will work closely with the Head of Legal and key internal stakeholders.
•Reviewing and drafting a wide variety of commercial contracts specifically IT contracts.
•Delivering support for all legal and commercial matters including general contractual matters, marketing, internal and external communications and contractual dispute management.
•Drafting, reviewing and negotiating relatively complex legal documentation and contracts.
•Liaising with external law firms as appropriate.
•Engaging with internal stakeholders when delivering legal advice including sales teams.
•Providing support on projects where needed.
•Contributing towards the efficient and effective operation of the team
•Conducting legal research as required to provide guidance on contract compliance and legal / regulatory requirement.
The successful Legal Counsel will:
•Be UK qualified with at least 4 years PQE from a City or large regional practice (or overseas equivalent).
•Prior in-house experience would be an advantage but not a prerequisite.
•Have proven experience working with commercial contracts ideally software and IT contracts.
•Exposure to cross border work will be beneficial.
•Be a team player.
•You will have strong communication skills and be client focused.
•A commitment of delivering quality service is essential.
For more information on this Legal Counsel role based in Warwickshire or any other legal role please contact Nisha Jassi for a confidential discussion on 01212602562 or by email – firstname.lastname@example.org.