Reference: TP110717
Closing Date: August 16 2017

A Global commerce group is seeking a Junior Commercial Legal Counsel. The position has arisen due to the company’s exceptional growth over recent years and has been devised in order to specifically support the business’ UK functions. Reporting directly to the Commercial Legal Director and supported by five experienced legal counsel, key responsibilities include dealing with:

General commercial contracts
Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements such as NDAs, sponsorship agreements and collaboration agreements
Intellectual property matters
Drafting and negotiating brand licences, advertising, agency, photography and media
Managing the IP database of agreements
Marketing & advertising law
Some commercial litigation
Knowledge of regulatory frameworks
Advising on relevant legislation changes

This is permanent role suited for a City or Legal 500 trained, commercially astute lawyer ideally with prior in-house experience (Secondment or otherwise). Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential as well as a good ability to manage competing deadline.

This is a superb opportunity to join a highly skilled in-house team that is part of an established global enterprise. The role offers the successful applicant excellent opportunities for career progression and a highly competitive remuneration.

For further information and to apply, please contact Natalie Thomas at TAP Search on 02071275274 or alternatively email your CV to nataliethomas@tapsearch.co.uk

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