Senior Legal Counsel

Lumesse Ltd
Circa £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
05 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Lumesse, an expanding company that provides Talent Solutions to more than 2,300 organisations in over 70 countries enabling them to engage and nurture the best talent in an ever-changing and demanding global environment is seeking a Senior Legal Counsel based in Luton to join its team for a 12 - month maternity contract. With our unique and highly adaptable Talent Solutions, our customers are well prepared to capitalise on the fast evolution of new technologies and disruptive business conditions, making talent management their business advantage. Lumesse is an ambitious, innovative and successful organisation operating worldwide. But we are also a people-friendly business that is proud to be different - different in our culture, our values and our approach to employees and customers. As the Senior Legal Counsel, your duties will be to: - Negotiate sales agreements with our customers, mainly in the UK, Benelux and Asia. - Review and negotiate agreements with sales partners and distributors (including non-disclosure agreements). - Manage the trademark and domain portfolio of Lumesse. To be a successful Senior Legal Counsel you will have the following skills and experience: - Law degree (from the UK, Australia or Benelux is an advantage) with a focus on IT/Software law. - Solid professional experience in a legal department or in a large/medium sized law firm. - Proven track record of providing legally sound but pragmatic and innovative legal advice. - Excellent contract drafting and negotiating skills. - Knowledge of IP (mainly trademark) law is desirable. - Excellent written and verbal communication skills. - Fluent English language skills. - German language would be advantageous. For the right candidate, we would consider filling this position on a part-time basis of 4 days per week. In return, the Senior Legal Counsel will receive a salary of circa £60,000 per annum plus a bonus and benefits. The job title of 'Senior' relates simply to the level of experience and has no relevance to age. You are encouraged to apply for any opportunities that you feel to be suitable, irrespective of age or level of experience.
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