In-house Legal Counsel - 12 months FTC - Manchester

Greater Manchester
26 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Andy Balmer
Full time
Contract type
In-house Legal Counsel - 12 months FTC - Manchester

Highly regarded, global technology brand are seeking an In-house Legal Counsel to join the team to cover a period of maternity.

Reporting into the UK Head of Legal you will be responsible for providing sound commercial legal advice across the business. Some more technical elements to the role include reviewing, drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial agreements including supply and distribution agreements, t&cs, IT contracts, and some IP work. There may also be some regulatory work involved.

To be considered for the role you will be a UK qualified solicitor with a minimum of 4 years pqe in commercial law and have strong commercial drafting experience. The legal team is well immersed into every aspect of the business, so this is not a "lawyer in a box" type role. They are seeking someone who is comfortable giving, sound, pragmatic legal advice in an extremely fast paced legal environment.

The role will be for a fixed period of 12 months.
Florit Brooke advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the level of experience required for the role and this does not prohibit applications from candidates who are able to demonstrate the necessary skills and experience. We aim to respond to enquiries as soon as possible but if we have not contacted you within 5 days then unfortunately on this occasion your application has not quite met the requirements of our client closely enough.