In-house Lawyer - 12 month FTC

Hays Legal
England, London
07 Dec 2018
04 Jan 2019
Laura Davidson
Practice area
Company and commercial
Legal counsel
Full time
Contract type


Your new company

A global technology outsourcing and digital transformation organisation with over $13b Dollars in global revenue and over 200,000 people. The company has been recognised as one of the world's most progressive technology companies, on the list of Forbes' best employers for women and a Fortune 500 listed company. Working with blue chip clients across a range of sectors, this organisation has a diverse, fast-paced and intellectually stimulating environment, with an effective leadership team and strong career progression prospects. The legal function has excellent levels of flexibility and offers a great work-life balance.

Your new role

A mid-level interim position within the company's sizeable London legal function, reporting into the Legal Director. This is a 12 month fixed term contract with possibility of extension. You will negotiate high-value technology outsourcing deals with a supplier side focus, learning from experienced colleagues. You will also lead on intellectual property and build relationships with internal stakeholders and clients alike. Working within a flexible and accommodating culture, you will be entrusted with significant levels of responsibility, with the chance to build a long-term career at an organisation that values self-development highly.

What you'll need to succeed

You will be a UK-qualified lawyer with exposure to outsourcing and/or high-value technology contracts negotiations. You will have approximately 4-6 PQE (guide only), ideally with a mixture of private practice and in-house exposure. You will be accustomed to working on high-value transactions and be skilled at building relationships with stakeholders at all levels. The team is down to earth and friendly, yet also commercially astute and able to stand its ground to the business and clients when necessary - the client is looking for someone who can fit into that approachable but robust culture.

What you'll get in return

This has the opportunity to turn to a tong-term career with a global leader in its field. You will have good levels of autonomy over your business verticals and be rewarded with a highly competitive salary and benefits package. You will receive excellent support and constant self-development opportunity.

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