In House Legal Counsel - Commercial

Recruiter
BCL In-House
Location
England, London
Salary
Up to £65000 per annum
Posted
05 Nov 2018
Closes
03 Dec 2018
Ref
MH/67186
Vacancy Type
Barristers, In-House
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial
Experience Level
Mid Level

 

In House Legal Counsel - Commercial
Central London - Nr Holborn
Up to £65k + benefits

A nationally recognised business, which is challenging established competitors, is looking for a commercial legal counsel to support their legal team. With a start up/underdog mentality you will need to understand what it means to be part of a revolution and commit to a culture of success. With much achieved already, there is much more to do.

As a Commercial Legal Counsel, you will be responsible for the delivery of commercially-focused, legal advice and support to the business and in particular contribute to the Legal Team and Procurement Team, as well as other stakeholders on an ad hoc basis. You will be a business partner to an expanding Procurement Team and you will help to shape the way the business contracts with suppliers and other third parties.

The In House Legal Counsel - Commercial Role

- Supporting strategy and managing legal risk
- Taking ownership of the business partnering of the Procurement Team
- Where necessary, managing the legal panels to assist you and better manage legal spend
- Delivering or facilitating training within the legal team and, where appropriate, across the business

The Person

- You will be a qualified Solicitor in England & Wales or have a similar CILEx qualification.
- Reviewing contracts will be your area of expertise. You will have appropriate experience of challenging and negotiating on them, both internally-facing (if you have been in house) and externally-facing.

The Benefits

Working in a progressive business which is fighting against the status quo.

Up to £65k basic salary; cash bonus and share options are based upon behaviours and performance rating, as well as company performance; Private Medical Cover; Life Assurance: 4 x basic annual salary; Pension: up to 10% employer contribution; Holiday: 27 days (rising to 30 days after 2 full calendar years) + Bank Holidays.

If you're interested in this In House Legal Counsel - Commercial role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page.
BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.




If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page.
BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.

 

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