Role details

Commercial Legal Counsel

London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global training business requires their first in-house lawyer
  • Central London Head Office

About Our Client

A global player in training and development, our business services client works with multinational corporations to develop training programs. With an HQ in Central London they have operations across the world.

Job Description

The Commercial Legal Counsel is a wide ranging position which gives the opportunity for the lawyer to really drive their own future and shape their own role within the business. Reporting directly to the CFO, you will be an intrinsic member of the team UK and Global. You will be responsible for contract draft, review and negotiation and work directly with the commercial team - providing them with advise and contract support where necessary.

Typical responsibilities will include:

- managing external counsel

- exploring IP issues

- supporting Senior Management Team with commercial legal advise

The Successful Applicant

This Commercial Legal Counsel role is an exciting opportunity and requires a passionate, ambitious and driven lawyer to come on board and be part of the growth.

Pro activity is key as is a "can-do" attitude. If you are the type of lawyer looking to really make a mark within a business, be an integral cog in it's success and pride yourself on developing your skills, this role with be an excellent career move for you.

You will require:

  • C 2 years PQE* with training at a Law Firm or In House
  • Contract law experience that includes excellent drafting, reviewing & negotiation skills
  • Some exposure to IP, Data Protection and Compliance would be an advantage

* PQE is a guideline. No level of experience will be precluded.

What's on Offer

Excellent Package

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