Commercial Counsel EMEA | FMCG Company | 2-5 PQE

Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Nov 2023
Closes
13 Dec 2023
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, Other
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

MLA are working with a US headquartered, market-leading company in the food manufacturing and distribution space. Reporting directly into the Deputy General Counsel, this is an exciting opportunity where you will be working hand-in-hand with internal stakeholders to support the continued growth of the organisation. 

The Role: 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Drafting and negotiating a range of commercial contracts (e.g. supplier and customer contracts, manufacturing and distribution agreements, T&Cs, product development contracts, e-commerce agreements, procurement agreements);
  • Advising on regulatory issues pertaining to the consumer/food industry;
  • Supporting the business on IP, data privacy, and anti-trust issues;
  • Supporting on advertising and marketing matters;
  • Handling ad hoc queries; and,
  • Continuing to develop efficiencies within the legal team to include designing playbooks, implementing training, and adopting process improvements.  

Candidate Profile: 

  • UK qualified (or equivalent); 
  • 2 to 5 years’ post qualification experience; 
  • Prior in-house experience, ideally within the FMCG/retail space;
  • Someone who is a self-starter, proactive and enthusiastic; and, 
  • Someone who has an approachable and resilient attitude.

 

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