Commercial Contracts Lawyer, Contract, Multi Location, Competitive Hourly Rate
Your new company
In House lawyer required for this fast-moving international pharmaceutical-services business. I am exclusively instructed by my client who seeks a commercial contacts lawyer to work as part of a small legal team, for this key strategic role.
Your new role
You will effectively manage all contract workload involving drafting, advising and negotiating a broad range of relevant contracts, always advising within the context of the business. The appointed lawyer will work closely with the Group Legal Director, the Group's Senior Management Team and other operational teams to understand the business and potential risks.
What you'll need to succeed
To be of interest for this role you will have a minimum of 2 years PQE, have a commercial background and therefore a strong track record in giving advice on commercial contracts. Lawyers from a private practice background will be of equal interest as those already in-house. You should be a strong communicator, very commercially aware and solutions focused. Prior experience of the life sciences sector, particularly CRO's, would be a distinct advantage but not essential.
What you'll get in return
On offer is a generous and competitive hourly rate. Only lawyers with UK experience will be considered. Flexible working arrangements are also on offer wither working full or part time. Home working is also available.
What you need to do now
To learn more about this opportunity please send your CV to the retained consultant, Jonathan Baker (specifying full details of your current remuneration package) or email me for a return call to discuss the role. This position is being handled exclusively by Hays Legal and any direct or third-party applications will be forwarded to Hays Legal for consideration.