LEGAL COUNSEL - COMMERCIAL/IT/DP - GLOBAL BRAND

Location
England, London
Posted
22 Oct 2019
Closes
05 Nov 2019
Ref
DS19996
Contact
Daniel Smith
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

This is a newly-created opportunity with a growing company for a dynamic and focused Legal Counsel to work with the Legal Director, providing quality and effective legal support to enable delivery of strategic business goals and outcomes.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ownership of legal work on third party commercial contracts, such as marketing partners, affiliates, data suppliers and other third-party suppliers.
  • Supporting and advising internal business stakeholders on legal issues, in particular related to employment / HR matters, and identification / escalation of legal risks.
  • Supporting on data protection matters and providing legal scrutiny as required.
  • Liaise with and manage engagements with specialist external counsel (UK and overseas)
  • Support legal review of matters arising for group business globally (in particular, in the Netherlands and APAC).

DESIRED:

  • Financial services, or other regulated industry experience, and/or experience working at a technology company.
  • Experience advising on employment law.
  • Exposure to advising on data protection matters.

The key skill is Commercial IT/IP/DP, however the role is deliberately broad to ensure that the role remains very interesting. Possibility for some travel to Netherlands, APAC and annual European Group travel meeting.

This is a great opportunity and our client is actively shortlisting.

For a confidential chat, please don't hesitate to call on +44 (0)20 7691 2888 and ask for one of our dedicated consultants.

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