Associate General Counsel

Recruiter
Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted
27 Feb 2018
Closes
27 Mar 2018
Ref
3193209
Contact
Sophie Roscoe
Practice area
Company and commercial
PQE
1 year
Position
Solicitor
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

The primary purpose of the Legal Counsel in this role is to provide legal advice and support to all areas of the business.

The team are hiring due to growth and you will be assisting with business support in the UK and some of Europe.

Key accountabilities include reviewing, drafting and negotiating various contracts, including new customer contracts to support new and bespoke business products and arrangements. You will provide general legal consultancy, compliance and GDPR, and M&A matters. This is a role where you can get involved with a variety of work and is ideal for someone who really want to immerse themselves within the business.

You will ideally have experience of working in the UK commercial sector, with a minimum of 1 years PQE. You will have the ability to work effectively in a team environment and be able to undertake duties without direct supervision.

This is an ideal role for someone looking to make the first move from private practice to in-house, or someone who is looking for a new challenge within a friendly and supportive in-house environment.

For more information about this role, please contact Sophie Roscoe on 0113 200 3717 or for a confidential discussion.

Alternatively click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk