Senior Legal Counsel

Recruiter
Arbuthnot Yon
Location
Goucestershire
Salary
competitive salary and package
Posted
18 Nov 2021
Closes
16 Dec 2021
Ref
vem/14427
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Arbuthnot Yon are working exclusively with an international technology business which provides its services to global blue chip business.  The business has experienced significant growth and there is a opportunity for a Senior Legal Counsel to join its established legal team.   

A new opportunity has arisen for a Senior Legal Counsel to join the established legal team which support the business in EMEA.  Reporting into the Head of Legal and Compliance for EMEA, you would have a broad commercially focused role which would involve drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, customer agreements, advising on data protection, IP / trademark issues and compliance.   

Examples of projects you would get involved in include:

  • Drafting, negotiating, amending and reviewing a wide range of legal documents including master services agreements and service orders, software licences, support and maintenance agreements, consultancy and confidentiality agreements;
  • Negotiation and drafting of supplier contracts, representing the business in meetings with existing and potential clients to protect;
  • Negotiation and drafting of procurement agreements (both direct and indirect);
  • Legal support for the international business – Advising on ad-hoc legal queries, reviewing international agreements for the sale of software and associated services;
  • Management of external legal counsel and IP attorneys;
  • General commercial assistance/litigation assistance;
  • Providing assistance with M&A transactions and general corporate matters when required;
  • Advising on data protection issues and privacy issues;
  • Providing advice on regulatory and compliance queries;  and
  • Providing training to the wider business to upskill knowledge of contract management.

This is a great opportunity to join the established legal team of a successful and growing business where you work closely with the decision makers in the EMEA HQ.   You will get some really good varied commercially focused experience.   

For this opportunity we are keen to hear from bright, enthusiastic lawyers who are looking to join a business and undertake a commercially focused role.  We will be flexible in relation to level and experience and will consider lawyers coming from a commercial, technology or disputes disciplines.   

Lawyers will also be considered seeking a full time or part time (4 day per week) role. 

This position is based in Gloucestershire, you will have flexibility to work from home mostly with a requirement to spend 1 - 2 days per week in the office. 

For further information please contact Victoria Moore at Arbuthnot Yon on victoria@aysearch.com or 07971666134

Apply for Senior Legal Counsel

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from The Lawyer Jobs by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.


When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on The Lawyer Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs