Legal Manager

04 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Legal Counsel, Warwickshire, 5+ PQE - A unique opportunity offering a varied workload in an innovative and fast moving commercial setting . Call us now on *************

JOB TITLE: Senior Legal Counsel


LOCATION: Warwickshire

SALARY: £55K - £65K

THE ROLE: Supporting the Head of Legal you will represent the Group in all commercial legal matters and be actively involved in providing legal training in order to help promote best practice and mitigate risk.

In this role you will be responsible for;

  • Identifying and managing legal risks in the context of the overall commercial plans of the business. Mitigation of litigation and disputes; providing a balanced and robust commercial approach to negotiations, ensuring the right balance of commercial benefit / risk management
  • Drafting, negotiating, amending and reviewing a wide range of legal documents
  • Advising on data protection issues, keeping the business up to date with all legal developments
  • Property, Pensions and Employment: provide legal assistance to these functions where additional support is needed over and above that provided by existing external advisers.
  • Company Secretarial: assist the Head of Legal in providing company secretarial/legal support to the board, including establishing and maintaining appropriate governance processes.
  • Intellectual Property: liaise with internal departments to ensure that the business' IP portfolio is developed and managed effectively to provide protection for the business
  • Mergers and Acquisitions: provide assistance to the Head of Legal, in representing and supporting the business in M&A activity

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will thrive on the chance to do new things and continuously grow their knowledge and experience. We are looking for a candidate with the following profile;

  • Qualified Solicitor with 5+ post qualified experience
  • Strong negotiation skills and Commercial acumen
  • Ability to translate complex legal and commercial issues and to communicate them in a clear and concise manner
  • Pro-active approach to providing solutions to risks of a commercial or legal nature
  • Good communications and management skills to ensure that the financial, contract and operational delivery inputs are aligned and cohesive to mitigate the business risk
  • Flexible, personable and pragmatic
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to build strong working relationships

HOW TO APPLY: Contact Pasquale Agatiello at eNL on ************* or email ********************************* now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

If you would like to review any other vacancies we are currently handling, then please visit our web site https://**************/

eNL is handling a number of commercial vacancies throughout Warwickshire. If you are a Commercial Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to ***********************************-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Commercial Solicitors who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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