In House Legal Counsel - Corp/Commercial - Fast Start

Location
England, Buckinghamshire
Salary
bens and bonus
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Ref
64421IHL
Job Title
In House Counsel
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

OUR CLIENT

This is a new instruction for a Corporate/Commercial Solicitor to join the in house legal department of a well established and fast growing global consumer brand. The contract will be for 6 months to start but may well be extended.

THE ROLE

This opportunity has been created due to an increase in the volume of work within the legal function

The post holder will be expected to work alongside the Head of Legal providing legal support to the business on a range of legal and commercial matters delivering robust, clear commercial advice to the business

The core areas of work will will include; drafting and negotiation of commercial agreements, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, risk and finance matters .

There will be an opportunity to handle additional areas of work to include real estate, technology, IP and general business issues

THE CANDIDATE

To be considered for this unique broad ranging business facing role, candidates must have relevant commercial or IT experience, coupled with a solid track record within a leading law firm preferably having gained recent in house experience.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.