In-house Legal Counsel - Chester - 9 months FTC

15 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
Andy Balmer
Full time
Contract type
In-house Legal Counsel - Chester - 9 months FTC

Innovative and acquisitive business based in Cheshire are seeking a Commercial Solicitor to join the team for a 9 month period.

With direct exposure to the Group's Executive Team, stakeholders and internal colleagues you will be responsible for advising and supporting the business across a wide range of commercial law matters as well as drafting and negotiating global supply contracts, client agreements, standard contract terms and variations to contracts. Other areas of law will include advice on data protection and compliance matters as well as commercial litigation.

The successful candidate will be a good communicator and have the ability to offer commercial, persuasive advice on complex issues across the business.

They will be a qualified solicitor with at least 3 years' PQE gained at a reputable In-house business or law firm and ideal candidates will have strong commercial drafting experience. Competitive remuneration with the possibility of the role becoming permanent.

As this is a contract role, applicants must be on short notice period,
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.