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Legal Counsel - French Language

Employer
Taylor Root
Location
Homeworking
Salary
Generous benefits package
Closing date
5 Jul 2024
Reference
PR/236941

Job Details


Global Organisation is seeking Legal Counsel, who is fluent in French or French qualified.

You will be part of a global team responsible for providing wide-ranging legal support across the business with a focus on the Organisation's French business, on client engagement matters and encompassing commercial, corporate, employment and litigation related matters.

You will be an integral part of the business and work closely with internal stakeholders, HR, external clients, in-house counsel, outside professionals and service providers to support all commercial functions. Attitude is important in this collaborative team, so the ideal candidate will be versatile, efficient, proactive and an excellent communicator with strong academics and understanding of commercial contracts and business/ project management.

This role will suit a UK or French qualified lawyer (or Commonwealth equivalent) ideally with circa 5 years of experience, gained in a top tier firm and/or in-house. Effective written and verbal communication skills essential as is a high level of accuracy, attention to detail, excellent proofreading skills with the ability to manage, prioritise and adapt to changing circumstances in a fast-paced environment.

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Company

Established in the 1980s, Taylor Root is now widely recognised as being one of the world’s leading legal recruiters. Operating out of offices in the UK, Dubai, Asia and Australia, we are ideally placed to assist law firms, banks and companies with their legal recruitment on an international basis. Taylor Root has a strong track record in the recruitment of: Heads of legal and legal advisers; Law firm associates and partners; Contract/locum lawyers; Paralegals; Company secretaries and Compliance professionals.

We regularly recruit for positions in all of the following regions: Western and Eastern Europe; The Middle East; Asia including Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, mainland China and Bangkok; Australia and New Zealand, across The Caribbean and Offshore locations. .

In areas such as Project Finance, Derivatives or Capital Markets, where an international search is appropriate, our offices aim to provide truly global coverage and deliver a comprehensive candidate shortlist.

Through hard work, a professional and ethical approach, and not being afraid to be objective, Taylor Root continues to foster excellent, long-term candidate and client relationships throughout all of its offices.

Taylor Root is a member of The SR Group. The SR Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to raising standards in the business environments that we serve. The sectors we cover include tax, legal, human resources, marketing, professional support and executive search, dealing with a substantial number of the world's leading professional partnerships, multi-national corporations and international banking groups as well as small to medium sized developing organisations.

For more information please contact your nearest office:

5 Fleet Place

London

EC4M 7RD
T: +44 (0)20 7415 2828

Suite 614, Liberty House
DIFC
P.O. Box 506739
Dubai, UAE
T: +9714 448 7770

1918 Hutchison House
10 Harcourt Road Central
Hong Kong
T: +852 2973 6333

Level 15, Prudential Tower
30 Cecil Street
Singapore 049712

T: +65 6420 0500

Level 12, 25 Bligh Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
T: +61 (0)2 9236 9000

Level 4
520 Collins Street
Melbourne
Victoria, 3000
T: +61 (0)3 8610 8400

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