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Senior Counsel - 7 + PQE - Global Manufacturer - Remote

Employer
BCL Legal In-House
Location
Homeworking
Closing date
14 Jun 2024
Reference
JMC/133618

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Experience Level
Senior Level
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial
PQE
7+ Years

Job Details


Are you an experienced senior commercial lawyer seeking a step up in responsibility and excited by the prospect of international travel to sunnier climates? Our client is a multi-division, global manufacturing business seeking an experienced commercial lawyer to lead on business critical commercial contracts.

Reporting into the Global Head of Legal, you will be responsible for:

- leading on the drafting, review and negotiation of key customer and supplier contracts with both a UK and international focus;
- work closely with and advise key decision makers in the organisation;
- leading the commercial contract negotiations on tenders for new customers and contract renewals;
- managing pre-litigation disputes; and
- keeping legal operations, policies and procedures up to date.

In terms of the who this opportunity will suit, the business is fast paced and so they are seeking someone who can balance legal risk versus commercial reward and understands the commercial drivers!

Ideally you will have in-house experience in relevant tangible sectors such as industry/manufacturing, transport/logistics, energy/utilities/infrastructure, retail.

The base salary is reflective of this being a senior position and is offering fully remote working with an expectation of frequent international travel.

Company

BCL Legal  - we are  100% focussed on finding the best lawyers on the market for leading companies based in England

  • Every day since 2003 we have been building our knowledge of which lawyers exist in the market for permanent and temporary requirements.
  • Over 8,000 ‘commercial lawyers’ have asked us to assist them with their career– our expertise is knowing who to call upon for each role that we assist.
  • True experts in our field, with over 2,200 lawyers, company secretaries and compliance professionals placed in-house across the UK since 2003.
  • Each consultant focuses on a particular location, which allows us to truly get to know the lawyers, legal teams and businesses in great detail.
  • Unique involvement with the in-house legal community through free CPD seminars https://www.bcllegal.com/clients/events and other added value products.
  • Professional and caring consultants who look to build long term relationships with both clients and candidate lawyers.

Some of the organisations we have assisted:

  • Arriva
  • Asda
  • BAE Systems
  • Bannatyne
  • Bet365
  • Bupa
  • DHL
  • Elior
  • Hermes Parcelnet
  • Holland & Barrett
  • Ilke Homes
  • LEVC
  • London Luton Airport
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Michelin
  • Molson Coors
  • Rolls Royce
  • Sodexo
  • Zuto

To discuss your career in more detail and to find out about the positions we’re working on, please contact Mark Levine, Craig Wilson, Alison McKee, Tom Fleet, Tom Shaw or Josh Mcconnell.

Offices in Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds.

Company info
Website
Telephone
0161 819 7475
Location
Lancaster Buildings
3rd Floor, 77 Deansgate
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M3 2BW
GB

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