Legal Counsel

Easyweb Agency
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Group Legal Counsel - Oxford - £40,000 to £50,000 DOE + Excellent benefits 

An international group of business that focuses on specialist engineering and manufacturing are looking for an in-house legal counsel to provide commercial legal support across the group. 

What will your role involve?

- Providing commercial legal advice and support to all Lucy Group companies  on corporate, commercial, employment, property and intellectual property matters  
- Drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements such as property contracts, option agreements, banking facilities, intra-group agreements, commercial leases, employment agreements, technology and software licences, standard trading terms and conditions
- Supporting the Group Commercial Manager with the insurance programme, including renewal of policies, and handling any insurance-related queries from the business units
- Supporting the Group Commercial Manager with tenders and contracts review for the various group companies
- Supporting the Group with corporate transactions, share and asset purchase agreements, due diligence and disclosure letters
- Advising on and supporting occasional employment tribunal matters and other contentious matters, including preparation of claims and defences to disputes and following any alternative dispute resolution procedures

The position is based at the Head Office in Oxford and there would be occasional travel to other sites within the UK. 
What do we require from you?

- Working knowledge of company law, contract law, property and employment law
- Degree or equivalent – qualified lawyer
- Strong drafting and analytical skills
- Attention to Detail – thorough, accurate showing concern for all the areas involved.

Keywords: Lawyer, Inhouse Lawyer, Legal, Legal Counsel, Inhouse Counsel, Employment Law, Contract Law, Property Law, Group Counsel 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Agency, the services advertised by EasyWeb Agency are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.