Reference: TP20091807
Closing Date: September 28 2018

Newly Qualified In-House Counsel


Our client, a Global Retail Company, is seeking an in-house Newly Qualified Commercial Lawyer to join their Group Legal department. This is a newly created position designed to provide support to the growing international business units. The successful lawyer will report directly to the Head of Legal and work as part of a lean, highly skilled legal function.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting and negotiating varied commercial and corporate contracts, NDAs, software licensing agreements and sponsorship agreements
  • Advising and managing Senior Stakeholders across a range of departments, including Sales, Finance, Innovation and Marketing
  • Managing contracts concerning External Suppliers
  • Some IP and trademark matters
  • Advising on compliance and general corporate governance issues
  • Dealing with IT Outsourcing and procurement matters

You will be expected to provide timely, high quality advice on a wide range of legal issues, and to encourage legal compliance and data protection across the UK and European businesses.

This is the ideal role for a tenacious, self-motivated in-house counsel who enjoys working as part of a team and as an individual. The role offers a varied workload, a highly collegiate team and excellent remuneration.

For further information, please contact TAP Search on 02071275274

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