Sole In-house Legal Counsel Part Time

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Greater Manchester
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Job Title: Sole In-house Legal Counsel

Location: Commutable from both Manchester & Liverpool

Salary: Flexible DOE

Job Type: Part-time (2-3 days)

My client, a leading business in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications space, are looking for their first In-house Legal Counsel to join the business and work closely with the CEO on a part time basis.

As the business expands globally, they are looking for a strong commercial lawyer to advise on all aspects of company commercial law going forward.

The successful candidate will be predominantly responsible for the following:

  • Strong experience in drafting and negotiating large commercial contracts
  • Specifically drafting, reviewing and negotiating various types of contracts
  • Undertaking legal reviews of tenders, contracts and other commercial agreements
  • Advising on various wider general commercial matters affecting the business

The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • Minimum 3 years PQE
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good negotiation and influencing skills
  • High level of business acumen and a strong work ethic
  • Ability to organise, prioritise and manage deadlines, in a high velocity, rapidly evolving and demanding work environment

To find out more about the role and the company, please send an updated CV to and I will be in touch ASAP to discuss further.

Please contact Tom Bagley, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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