Commercial In-house Lawyer - Technology

Recruiter
QED Legal LLP
Location
West London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Aug 2019
Closes
15 Aug 2019
Ref
1228848759
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a well-established company looking for a Commercial Technology Lawyer to join their busy and growing in-house legal department. This is a varied and interesting role involving drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial contracts and agreements. You'll be part of the Commercial & Legal team working with the Head of Legal, commercial managers and across all areas of the business.

Based in Hammersmith, the ideal candidate will:
  • Have a strong grounding in drafting and negotiating client and supplier commercial contracts including IT / technology contracts (such as software development and licence agreements), confidentiality agreements and service agreement
  • Have experience in complex commercial transactions ideally in technology with an interest in technology businesses
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a commercial / business outlook to their work
  • Be able to assist the business on a range of other legal matters such as employment, data privacy and commercial property
  • Be a UK qualified solicitor with 3 - 10 years PQE

The successful candidate must be able to point to strong communication skills and good business and commerciality skills.

In-house experience would be desirable, but the client would consider a private practice lawyer looking to move in-house who could point to good business and commercial skills.

Our client envisages that candidates between 3 - 10 years PQE will have the relevant skills / knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.

For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Simon Campbell at QED Legal. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.

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