Company Commercial Lawyer

Location
England, London
Salary
£65000 - £80000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Ref
SC573236
Job Title
In House Counsel
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our global client is looking for Company Commercial Lawyer to join their highly regarded legal team. They are looking for a candidate with general corporate commercial experience.

The successful candidate will be involved in general corporate commercial contract work - covering a wide range of areas and in particular assisting in the drafting, negotiating and review of:

  • Sale and Purchase Agreements,
  • NDAs,
  • Novations and extensions,
  • Engagement letters,
  • Letters of intent, and,
  • Other general commercial contracts

You will also be assisting with corporate projects in areas such as corporate development, share schemes, shareholder agreements and board documentation.

The position will report into the Head of Legal and you will be working directly with the business teams and instructing and working with external lawyers / advisers where relevant. On this basis you will need to be able to point to strong communication skills combined with a commercial approach.

This is a broad in-house legal role. Candidates with a hardworking and can do attitude, who would be willing and able to get involved a number of different areas of work, would be sought.

Our client envisages that candidates with 3 - 6 years PQE will have the relevant skills/knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.

For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Simon Campbell at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.

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