Legal Advisor (German Speaking) - SAP Search Firm

Recruiter
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Location
London, South East England
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Legal Advisor (German Speaking) - SAP Search Firm
City of London
up to £55,000


++ Reporting to the Head of Legal An opportunity exists for a full-time legal advisor to work at one of the world’s leading dedicated SAP search businesses that employs 200 staff spread across 9 global offices ++


The role would suit a German speaking or dual qualified lawyer with 1-3 years’ PQE gained in a commercial environment, either private practice or in-house.

The successful candidate will: possess excellent technical skills and attention to detail; be highly motivated and capable of working autonomously; be dedicated to delivering excellent client service; and embrace working closely with other members of the legal team and wider business.

Legal Advisor Roles and responsibilities:

+ Draft, negotiate and review contracts (including MSAs, sales and supply chain contracts, cross-border agreements, outsourcing, NDAs) in both German and English
+ Provide legal advice to the DACH team and senior stakeholders in areas such as property, data protection, IP, health & safety and employment / labour leasing
+ Oversee corporate governance for EMEA entities including company formation, re-structuring and filings with the Commercial Register
+ Assist HR and Credit Control teams with legal disputes and litigation as required
+ Work closely with the Compliance function to develop and implement internal and external policies

Legal Advisor Individual requirements:

+ Qualified German lawyer from a reputable firm
+ Fluent in German and English (essential)
+ Experience in commercial contract negotiation (preferably gained in-house)
+ Commercial acumen - able to balance legal risk with business objectives
+ Operate at a cross-functional level to best support internal clients
+ Excellent attention to detail
+ Strong communication skills, including capacity to manage expectations
+ Able to manage workload, meet deadlines and remain calm under pressure
+ Experience in a sales or recruitment environment useful but not essential

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Legal Counsel, In-house Lawyer, Commercial Solicitor.

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