Role details

Junior In House Counsel -

Hertfordshire   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Junior Legal Position at a Growing Tech Business
  • Excellent development opportunity

About Our Client

Our client is a leading business providing technology to businesses worldwide. Having grown rapidly in the last year they are looking to increase their legal function in Hertfordshire.

Job Description

The Junior In House Counsel will report directly to the Senior Legal Counsel and will be responsible for commercial legal matters within business. This will include drafting, reviewing and negotiating a range of commercial agreements including terms and conditions, supplier, some property, service and maintenance agreements as well as responding to tenders, drafting bids and managing proposals. Your role will be intrinsically linked to the commercial team and you will support them in terms of advice and risk.

You will be tasked with maintaining set processes and procedure.

There will be elements of pre-litigation work and corporate elements.

In addition, the management and training of the Trainee will be a joint responsibility between this role and the Senior Legal Counsel.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Junior In House Counsel will be confident and ready to join a past-paced environment with the ambition to learn and get involved in lots of facets of the business. Typically you will provide practical and pragmatic advice within to the commercial environment.

Ideally you will be:

- c 2Years PQE*

- Have obtained training from either a private practice or an in house team.
- Be confident in their approach to drafting contracts and negotiating.
- Excellent analytical skills, both organisational and financial.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, in particular across a wide variety of people.

* PQE is a guideline and no application will be precluded based on PQE.

What's on Offer

Excellent offer to reflect role.

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