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Senior Legal Counsel

Search Consultancy
England, Northamptonshire
£95000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus, car allowance, pension, PMI
Closing date
18 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Experience Level
Mid Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
7+ Years

Job Details

About the Company

An award-winning, global market leader in supply chain and logistics, with operations across over 100 countries. The business has an excellent culture of collaboration and enjoys an impressive retention rate. Employees enjoy a fantastic benefits package and hybrid working.

About the Role

A Senior Legal Counsel position as part of a respected, established team, reporting into the Head of Legal. The role involves extensive commercial contracts and general advisory work, negotiating complex, cross-border agreements, including logistics, supply, service, procurement and technology agreements. Additionally, you will advise on ad hoc privacy, governance and commercial property matters, without needing to be an expert in any of these areas.

About You

You will be a mid-senior level E&W or Common Law qualified commercial lawyer with in-house experience and the ability to commute to the Northamptonshire offices three days per week. Any experience within the logistics, supply chain, manufacturing or similar industries will be advantageous but not compulsory. You will be a team player with strong commercial contracts exposure and proven stakeholder engagement ability at all levels.

This is a great opportunity to join a hugely respected team in a varied role, and to reap the rewards of a competitive salary and fantastic benefits. Progress your career with a constantly growing, acquisitive business.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.


Established in 1987, Search Legal has spent over 30 years providing tailored recruitment solutions across the UK’s legal sector.

From Aberdeen to London, we have 13 offices placed across the UK. Our industry expertise and local knowledge, allows us to provide exciting opportunities for candidates at all levels. Whether it’s a legal firm or an in-house role, we excel at placing the right candidates in industry-leading organisations.

We’re committed to building better futures. For our clients, this means delivering proven recruitment practices designed around their needs. Meanwhile, candidates can expect to be guided through every step of the recruitment process, removing the hassle from  their job search. This proven approach has allowed us to create exclusive partnerships with some of the UK’s biggest firms and form a community of dedicated candidates.

If you’re looking to take the next step in your legal career or you’re building a team of experts, then our consultants are ready to help. 

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