Interim Corporate Counsel

Recruiter
WeAreSSG
Location
Crawley
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Interim Corporate Counsel - UK Job

Crawley

£neg

12 month fixed term contract

JOB SUMMARY

Our client requires an experienced commercial lawyer with previous in-house experience for a fixed 12-month maternity cover. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for supporting the company with a significant focus on the roaming department, and will be based in Crawley, UK. The successful candidate may also be required to support the our subsidiary legal team in California on various matters from time to time. The successful candidate will report to the Deputy General Counsel in California and must be comfortable working remotely from the rest of the team.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

·Drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial contracts including NDAs, purchase of goods and services and consultancy contracts.

·Drafting and negotiating IOT discount agreements working closely with the roaming team.

·Handling any ad-hoc legal issues that may arise.

·Assisting with the implementation of the GDPR

KNOWLEDGE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS

·2-5 years PQE

·Previous in-house experience a must – with experience within a small start-up environment desirable.

·Experience within a telecommunications provider and knowledge of international roaming contracts and procedures extremely desirable.

·Aviation industry experience desirable.

·Experience with a wide range of commercial contracts with a technology focus.

·A good communicator and able to collaborate across company and national boundaries.

·Communicative and assertive

·Adaptable to multiple and unpredictable demands.

·A self-starter who is able to manage and prioritise their own work load

·Comfortable working remotely from the larger legal team.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

·UK Qualified Lawyer

·2-5 Years PQE.


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