Contracts Officer and Compliance

Hays Legal
England, London
£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent package
06 Mar 2018
03 Apr 2018
Neel Mehta
Practice area
Company and commercial
Full time
Contract type

Contracts manager jobs London, contracts officer jobs London

Your new company
A global company specialising in credit ratings and financial market analysis, with lovely offices in Canary Wharf. The company has a presence in over 28 countries, and has roughly 500 people across the immediate business. The organisation is also part of a wider Group of companies, boasting excellent resource, market share and ambition for growth.

Your new role
A newly created position for a Contracts Manager / Officer, reporting into one of the sales directors in its London headquarters. The role, which covers the EMEA region, will primarily support the busy sales functions in negotiating terms of business with potential clients. You will also draft and negotiate a host of commercial agreements, including licensing, distribution, reseller and non-disclosure agreements, while maintaining the the contracts precedent library. Additionally, you will investigate suspect accounts and subscription breaches. The role will also involve an amount of governance work. You will support the wider business on an ad hoc basis, building relationships with the core legal function and senior stakeholders at different levels.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a legal professional with strong experience in negotiating and drafting commercial agreements with minimal supervision. Completion of the Legal Practice Course is optional, though a qualified lawyer is not required for this opportunity. You will be able to work in a demanding and fast-paced environment, supporting a sales team that will have high expectations of you. You will be able to thrive with your strong communication and technical ability, identifying risk and offering sound advice to lay colleagues. You will be an excellent manager of stakeholders at all levels. German language skills are a nice to have.

What you'll get in return
The chance to build a long-term career with a company established as a leader in its field. The company offers genuine progression opportunities and an excellent benefits package that includes healthcare, pension, life cover and gym contribution, You will work from state of the art offices in the financial heart of London, with an ambitious business that will match your own aspirations.

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