In house Legal Counsel
Our client is Yorkshire based company with turnover of over a billion pounds and a very impressive track record of growth across their sector. Now seen as one of the industry's leading players, their growth is set to continue. Based in impressive new offices, the legal team is at the heart of the commercial decision making within the business.
To bolster the established legal team they now require a lawyer with a good range of legal and commercial skills to take on a responsible role within the business.
The range of work is diverse, and could entail large scale customer contracts and negotiations, supplier agreements, assisting with any corporate activity, intellectual property issues, marketing and advertising agreements and instructing external counsel generally wide ranging advice to the business. You will negotiate, draft and review customer, supplier and outsourcing agreements across the whole range of goods and services including business to business and business to consumer on the customer side, and IT, property and general services on the supply side
This could suit a lawyer who is looking to make that first move in house, or perhaps is currently working for a company, but is looking for greater responsibility or connection with the business. You'll be working regularly with the senior management team so alongside your strong technical legal abilities you'll need great communication skills. It is anticipated that you'll probably need between 1-5 years' pqe to have gained the requisite experience for this type of role, but of course that is a guide only. More experienced individuals will be expected to undertake more complex work.
On offer is a good remuneration package which includes car, share scheme and pension. You'll also benefit from working at a company with an exceptional reputation. Please get in contact to find out more.
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