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Legal Counsel

Employer
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
10 Apr 2021

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Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
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Job Details

Your new company
Head quartered in the North West and easily commutable from Merseyside, North Wales and Cheshire areas including Chester, Deeside, Wirral, Ellesmere Port, Runcorn, Northwich, Crewe and Shrewsbury; this company is innovative, forward-thinking and looking to appoint a commercial contracts lawyer to join a growing and evolving team.

Your new role
Your role will involve handling a variety of commercial contract matters in relation to IT contracts, outsourcing, marketing contracts, licensing, IP and confidentiality agreements. You will be responsible for partnering with the business at all levels including Director level and will be involved in strategic projects as well as providing advice to the business on a range of in-house legal and corporate governance matters.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a UK qualified solicitor with solid drafting, reviewing and negotiating skills with experience in a good spread of commercial contracts. In-house or secondment experience would be ideal and this could be a great opportunity for a private practice commercial lawyer, looking to make their first move in-house. IP and IT / technology experience would be particularly helpful. It is important that you can work seamlessly with the senior management team and build relationships with the wider business whilst working from home.

What you'll get in return
You'll enjoy exposure to a fast-paced environment on a varied workload of commercial contracts, legal projects and managing legal queries from across the business. You will develop your skills in-house as part of a collegiate team and will be offered a competitive salary for a mid-level lawyer along with opportunities for progression and development as the business continues to grow. Benefits include flexible working and free parking once the office reopens.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Navita Rooprai on 0333 010 5495.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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