Legal Counsel - Compliance

England, Surrey, Guildford
£60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
31 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
Raees Pinheiro
Practice area
Risk and compliance
7 years+
Legal counsel
Full time
Contract type

Compliance Legal Counsel - Guildford - Competitive

Your new company
You will be working for the largest provider of industrial, medical and special gases in the UK and Ireland. You will be joining an enormous company, with over 50,000 employees in 100 different countries.

Your new role
In your new role you will ensure pro-active, business-oriented legal advice with focus on compliance. You will be tasked with mitigating legal risk against the businesses benefits. You will need to monitor any legal developments and independently review and asses legal questions with respect to compliance matters. As well as this, you will be representing the company in legal matters and actively form and shape legal relationships of the company. On top of this, your role will be dealing with all compliance matters throughout the business.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful you will have 8+ years PQE in private practice or a legal department of a multinational company and 3+ years of relevant expertise in compliance role. You need to have a strong knowledge of antitrust and anti corruption law. Having ability German speaking ability would be helpful,. As an individual you will have strong communication skills, expert knowledge in compliance and a passion and capability to build strong and trustful working relationships.

What you'll get in return
In return you will get a competitive salary, 25 days holiday, a company car and a bonus of 15%. On top of this you will also have Private health care for person and partner as well as a contributory pension scheme.

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