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Your new company
An innovative and growing technology business in the music space in London, with an exciting development plan and experts across all areas of the business. The company has a strong leadership team in place and is looking for a Head of Legal to come on board to support the business as it continues its evolution. The company offers a hybrid working scheme and long-term equity options for the right candidate.
Your new role
A Head of Legal roles reporting to senior leadership, supporting the strategic and operational sides of the business. In this standalone role, you will advise the business on identifying and mitigating risk and negotiate and review a broad range of commercial contracts. Additionally, you will support in possible corporate transactions, while also playing an active role in fundraising life-cycles. In a broad remit, you will advise on ad hoc intellectual property, data privacy and advertising/marketing matters, managing external counsel for some specialist matters as necessary.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified lawyer from a top practice firm, with at least 5 years' PQE (as a guide), to take on this influential position. The business would love someone with a transactional corporate background and some experience with fundraisings, who can adapt in the role to take on the commercial work. You will be able to work autonomously with a commercial mindset, complementing the collaborative start-up culture. You will be confident in influencing stakeholders across the business and be credible at senior levels.
What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a cutting-edge tech start-up in an exciting industry as an influential legal advisor. You will have a great level of autonomy to fulfil your role, working with key decision-makers. With potential equity options, a comprehensive benefits package and hybrid working ability, this is a fantastic opportunity to build your in-house legal career.
What you need to do now
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