Lawyer, Company Secretary, Corporate and Commercial- retained and exclusive

Recruiter
Contego
Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Posted
19 Feb 2019
Closes
19 Mar 2019
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level, Senior Level

Our client is a global marketing business seeking a strong commercial lawyer. The role is joining a small Legal Team which means you will get involved with everything that requires legal input within the business, making for an exciting and varied opportunity.

You must have between 2 and 5 years’ experience, demonstrate extensive involvement in drafting a range of commercial contracts, good secretarial duties and be able to administer shareholdings and manage other corporate tasks.

Duties/ responsibilities:

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements
  • Supporting wider legal activities and projects, ensuring compliance and sharing best practices
  • Working closely with teams in Europe, Asia, and US as required
  • Managing the Company Secretarial portfolio
  • Preparing materials for and planning board meetings
  • Involved in filing for annual returns and other adhoc corporate duties
  • Administering shareholdings- dealing with share transfers and allotments
  • Guide the business on regulatory and compliance issues

Requirements:

  • Qualified lawyer with 2 to 5 years’ experience
  • Strong commercial lawyer with a pragmatic outlook
  • Results driven, excellent organisation skills, prioritisation or workload and deadlines
  • Use initiative and take full ownership of the role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly analytical, logical, persuasive and with sound judgement
  • Other languages preferred but not essential

Salary: competitive + bonus + benefits

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