Sole Legal Counsel

Florit Legal
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (GB)
Highly Competitive plus package
23 Jan 2019
20 Feb 2019
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial, Corporate
Experience Level
Mid Level, Senior Level

Sole In-house Legal Counsel

Cheltenham, Gloucester

Specialist Aviation Services provides leading edge support to the emergency services and other major organisations which rely on aircraft. The Group has its origins in two companies, Police Aviation Services Ltd and Medical Aviation Services Ltd, both set up in the UK over 30 years ago during the infancy of emergency services aviation. 

An opportunity has arisen for a senior commercial lawyer to join the business as Sole Legal Counsel reporting directly into the board and to be based at their UK headquarters at Gloucester Airport.

The main purpose of the role will be to act as a central point of contact for all legal matters affecting the company, including giving advice to all Senior Managers and the Board. You will review, draft and negotiate all relevant commercial agreements with customers, clients and suppliers and be involved with aircraft financing and security. You will also be involved in insurance management and oversee any relevant corporate and employment work.

To be considered for the role, you will be a UK qualified solicitor or barrister with extensive experience in commercial and/or corporate law gained at a reputable law firm or an in-house legal team. Previous experience in a similar role within the aviation/transport industry would be advantageous. Very high relationship management skills are imperative for this role.

This recruitment assignment is being handled exclusively by Andy Balmer of our retained search consultants Florit Legal and all direct or third-party applications will be forwarded to them for consideration.

To apply, please email your CV, together with details of your current or most recent basic salary and package to:

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