In-House Counsel

4 days left

Venn Group
Milton Keynes
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

In-House Counsel, Milton Keynes, £60k
Key words: Solicitor, Counsel, Commercial Contracts, Contract Management, Procurement

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an in-house counsel to join a thriving business based in Milton Keynes. This is a senior position reporting directly into the Managing Director and senior management team.

The successful applicant will be responsible for reviewing documentation, working on contract negotiation, queries and drafting contracts and amendments. This position will also require compliance management including, but not limited to, national and European procurement rules, national and international certification, internal audits, and legislative and policy updates.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring and advising on procurement law and associated legislation changes
  • Drafting, reviewing and managing contract and insurance documentation
  • Contract negotiation with clients and suppliers
  • Management and development of business policies and practices
  • Reviewing and updating company practices in line with legal developments
  • Data protection and information security management

A competitive starting salary of £60,000 is on offer which may increase after completing a probationary period.

This role would be ideally suited to a commercially minded individual with a legal qualification and excellent contract management skills.

If you fit this profile and are interested in exploring this opportunity then send your CV to or call Nik Stoate on for a confidential discussion.

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards and have been accredited with IIP and IS09001, so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care. Venn Group acts as an employment agency and an employment business.