Our client is seeking a sole legal counsel of 4-10 years PQE with solid commercial experience to join their team. This role is based within a dynamic tech company close to Cambridge.
The remit of this role will be broad as the post-holder will manage legal matters on behalf of the company - as well as handling various legal matters themselves, he/she will also act as the point of contact between the business and external lawyers. Duties will include negotiating and drafting commercial contracts, drafting non-disclosure agreements, licensing matters, internal compliance management, management of Company Secretarial matters, and providing general ad hoc legal advice to the business. Experience of working in the tech sector (particularly in-house) would be an advantage.
The successful candidate will have excellent commercial acumen, and be capable of thinking holistically and assessing risk. He/she will have strong academics, and excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as the post holder will be required to work collaboratively with scientists and developers.
For further information and a confidential discussion please contact Ellie Langley at Errington Legal Recruitment.
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential).