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Your new company
A well-established and market-leading international private education business with excellent corporate backing and a strong growth trajectory. Encompassing some of the leading private brands in the industry, this company boasts a high-performance culture, good levels of home-working ability and a collaborative feel. For someone who wants to have a purpose and work for a business that has a social and difference-making impetus, this is a great place to work.
Your new role
Reporting into the General Counsel, this is a corporate role focused on helping the business continue its excellent growth through organic progress and continued acquisitions. Working closely with the business, you will work on acquisitive transactions, joint ventures and varied commercial contracts negotiations. Additionally, you will support on a variety of data privacy, intellectual property and regulatory matters.
What you'll need to succeed
You must be UK qualified lawyer with at least 2 PQE (as a guide) and have strong corporate training and subsequent corporate transactional experience from a reputable City or national firm. Later In-house experience will be a bonus but not a prerequisite. You must have demonstrable corporate M&A experience and be able to run with transactions. Candidates must be able to manage stakeholders at all levels.
What you'll get in return
The company prides itself on developing its people, and the legal function has a proud track record of people progression, including a paralegal who has recently started a training contract within the business. You will be rewarded with an excellent salary and development from a respected General Counsel, who has positively contributed to the careers of many legal professionals. Aside from having a great brand on your CV, you will genuinely be a part of an excellent growth story.
What you need to do now
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