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General Counsel (Telecoms/Tech) - London - 10+ PQE

Jameson Legal
England, London, City of London
£130000 - £150000 per annum
Closing date
17 Aug 2021
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Job Details

Our client is a very well known multinational information, communications and technology company. This is a great position for a General Counsel to join and lead the EMEA legal and compliance function and work broadly across telecoms and technology matters.

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Heading a team with respect to operations in EMEA across telecoms, technology, corporate, corporate governance, compliance and other projects.
  • Reviewing and negotiating a range of commercial contracts such as IT outsourcing, software development, technology, services, purchase and sale, SaaS, corporate, IP and data protection.
  • Supporting the Board with respect to operations in EMEA to include company secretary, anti-bribery, competition, export and privacy matters.
  • All other commercial and/or project related work.
  • Working with the team with respect to policies and procedures.

You will:

  • Be qualified in England & Wales and have 10+ years' experience, some of which you will have acted in a Head of Legal, Associate General Counsel or General Counsel position.
  • Have previously worked in EMEA.
  • Be able to manage and develop relationships, be a leader and key adviser to the business.
  • Enjoy a role that is fast paced, supporting a team with managing a large volume of work.
  • Be experienced working on a range of commercial agreements in a tech/telecoms company.
  • Be able to travel when required.
  • Be confident working with senior executives and key stakeholders.
  • Be solutions focused and willing to advise the business.
  • Be open to working with a variety of different cultures.

You will work at the heart of the business and be confident to make 'a call' with respect to advising on a range of legal and strategic matters.

To express your interest, please send your CV and get in touch at All applications and conversations are strictly confidential.

Jameson Legal acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Jameson Legal is a multi award winning international consultancy specialising in the recruitment of lawyers and legal personnel. Our clients include many of the leading international law firms as well as the in-house legal departments of major private companies and publicly listed multi-nationals. 

We have dedicated teams of specialist consultants focusing on:

- Local and international private practice recruitment;

- Local and international in-house recruitment;

- Partner and General/Regional Counsel level recruitment and search.

Jameson Contract Solutions ("JCS"​) is part of Jameson Legal and provides lawyers to work on an interim basis. Through our existing network we can provide clients with a selection of the very best lawyers on the market. These lawyers are carefully vetted to ensure that they are of the highest standard. They are ready to work both nationally and internationally.

Jameson Legal Tech is an innovative new service, where we are working with pioneering legal tech and venture capital companies to expand into new markets. Our initial partnership with App4Legal - Legal Practice Management Software is a ground breaking development for Jameson Legal, giving our clients and candidates the opportunity to employ a "best in breed" legal technology.

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020 3427 3148
24 Greville Street
United Kingdom
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