Corporate Attorney

Location
Shoreditch, London (Greater)
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
04 Jan 2019
Closes
18 Jan 2019
Position
Solicitor
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

DHI Group, Inc. (NYSE: DHX) is a leading provider of data, insights and employment connections through our specialised services for technology professionals and other select online communities.

Our mission is to empower tech professionals and organisations to compete and win through expert insights and relevant employment connections.

Employers and recruiters use our websites and services to source, hire and connect with the most qualified and highly-skilled tech professionals, while professionals use our websites and services to find ideal employment opportunities, relevant job advice and tailored career-related data.

For over 25 years, we have built our Company on providing employers and professionals with career connections, news, tools and information. Today, we serve multiple markets located throughout North America, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific region.

We are looking for a Corporate Attorney to assist with various matters involving the Company’s legal affairs, compliance, privacy and risk management matters, primarily to non-US matters. 

Your essential functions will be:  

  • Assist with legal affairs involving corporate law, intellectual property, GDPR, data protection, privacy, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, litigation, and employment law 
  • Draft and review sales and business contracts and agreements 
  • Direct and manage outside counsel as needed 
  • Provide counsel and advice on a broad range of legal and regulatory matters 
  • Provide legal counsel on issues arising from actual or anticipated lawsuits 
  • Anticipate and guard against legal risks facing the company related to its operations in various countries 
  • Recommend and assist with the development of company policies on legal issues, including development and implementation of policies and programs related to international operations 
  • Conduct and coordinate research into a variety of legal issues which impact the Company’s global business 
  • Represent the company or its officials in various legal proceedings and before regulatory bodies 
  • Prepare legal pleadings, motions, discovery, and stipulations, etc. 
  • Write, review, and edit reports, opinions, correspondence, articles, and other documents 

You will also pick up miscellaneous duties as assigned.  

You will have:

  • JD degree from an accredited law school and must be admitted to practice law, with post qualified experience in a wide range of legal matters 
  • Knowledge of international laws and regulations governing business matters 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, interpersonal, organisational and time management skills 
  • Proven ability to pick up issues quickly, to articulate complex matters clearly and succinctly both verbally and in writing 
  • Detail-oriented and able to work independently in an unstructured and fast-paced environment 
  • Strong project planning, problem-solving, and analytical skills 
  • Impeccable ethics and professional business demeanour 
  • Excellent computer skills and proficient in desktop applications, including Microsoft Office, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, as well as internet research 
  • Experience working for a global company is preferred 

In return we offer a great working environment and market leading benefits package which includes an excellent basic salary, annual bonuses, company private healthcare & gym membership contribution, group pension scheme, group life insurance and competitive holiday.

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