Commercial / IP Solicitor - In-house

Recruiter
QED Legal
Location
England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted
09 Mar 2018
Closes
06 Apr 2018
Ref
SC17332A
Contact
Simon Campbell
Position
Legal counsel
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Our client is looking for a Commercial / Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer to join their highly regarded and successful in-house legal team. Based in Cambridge this is an exciting opportunity to join an early stage, start-up company where you will get to make an impact on the business every day. This is a wide and varied position offering exposure to high quality commercial / IP matters.

In this position you will be provide legal advice on a wide range of commercial contracts and agreements with a bias towards intellectual property. A strong grounding in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts is essential.

The successful candidate must be able to point to strong communication skills and good business and commerciality skills. You will need to be hungry and ambitious and keen to push your career forward in a vibrant, fast moving organisation.

In-house experience would be desirable, but the client would consider a private practice lawyer looking to move in-house who could point to good business and commercial skills.

Our client envisages that candidates with 1 to 3 years PQE plus will have the relevant skills / knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.

For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Simon Campbell at QED Legal. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.