In-House Commercial Legal Counsel

Location
England, Wiltshire, Chippenham
Salary
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
25 Nov 2021
Closes
23 Dec 2021
Ref
50723583/001
Contact
Hannah Davies
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial
PQE
1-3 Years
Experience Level
Junior Level

About the role:
As the In-House Commercial Legal Counsel, you will benefit from excellent exposure to the following workflows:
* Drafting and maintaining legal precedents;
* Supporting and advising Procurement on their standard SOGAS agreements;
* Assisting with all legal and compliance matters in response to tenders;
* Drafting and negotiating a multitude of commercial contracts including: NDAs and confidentiality, LOIs, Variation and Novation and IT agreements;
* Identifying and mitigating legal risks;
* Reviewing and drafting policies and procedures; and
* Providing the business with ad hoc legal advice as and when required.


*The organisation is based in Wiltshire, however, they are happy to explore options for fully remote working.


About the In-House Commercial Legal Counsel:
You will be a UK Qualified Solicitor with a minimum of one years' Commercial experience gained in a large Private Practice firm or as part of an In-House secondment.


Additional requirements include:
* Great technical skills and experience of drafting and reviewing a range of Commercial contracts and agreements;
* Strong negotiation and influencing skills;
* Proficiency in working in a fast-paced and complex business environment;
* Ability to work well individually and within a team;
* Clear, authoritative, and professional communication skills; and
* Acute attention to detail and a strong sense of self-motivation to drive continuous improvement.


Ideally, you will experience of working within an In-House legal position and you will have experience of providing advice on TUPE or GDPR.

About the organisation:
The leading logistics company prides itself on keeping people at the core of its business and is highly regarded in the South-West.


The organisation offers family-friendly hours, a phenomenal work-life balance and exceptional learning and progression opportunities.


Additional perks include:
* A competitive salary;
* Remote working
* 25 days of holiday in addition to Bank holidays; and
* A comprehensive benefit schemes.

For more information on this In-House Commercial Legal Counsel role or any other legal roles please contact Nisha Jassi for a confidential discussion on 0121 260 2562 or by email:
Nisha.jassi@robertwalters.com

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