Interim In-house Counsel: Tech

Hays Legal
England, London
08 Feb 2019
08 Mar 2019
Laura Davidson
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Practice Areas
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level, Senior Level

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Your new company

This data centre company which was established over 20 years ago connects thousands of clients to telecommunications companies and has a prominent market reputation across Europe and Asia-Pacific. Their office based in central London hosts 35 people.

Your new role

A newly created commercial counsel position for London and Europe, reporting into the General Counsel. This will be a general commercial role with IT/outsourcing. You will work closely with internal teams across the business including with senior stakeholders such as the CFO, CEO and Managing Directors. You will support the team with legal guidance on business-critical issues.

What you'll need to succeed

You will be a qualified commercial lawyer with 5-6 PQE (guide only) who has trained with a reputable firm, with strong experience with commercial contracts. You will have exposure to outsourcing and/or technology contracts negotiations. You will need to be able to work autonomously, stand your ground - the client is looking for someone who can fit into that approachable but robust culture. As this is an interim position, you must be available on short notice.

What you'll get in return

The chance to join an established market leader who have all the right attributes to become FTSE 100 soon. You will be able to develop yourself and be able to interact at senior levels throughout the business alongside a down-to-earth General Counsel in a fast-paced, hands on role. You will be remunerated with a competitive day rate. This interim position has the potential to go permanent for the right person.

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