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General Legal Counsel

Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited
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14 Jun 2021

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Our retained client in Greater London seeks an experienced head of department General Legal Counsel on a full-time, permanent basis (working remotely).

This is a wonderful opportunity for a senior solicitor or senior legal counsel with 5+ years' PQE to join our client's thriving in-house team in Central London. With the technical proficiency to hit the ground running, you will manage a varied workload, proving to be reliable and a working well within a team.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


Supporting the team and daily needs of the private sector client base
Reviewing client legal spend and cost management support
Working with clients to drive efficiencies and savings in future engagement with legal suppliers
Engaging and managing private practice lawyers
Commercial contract support
Data protection and GDPR support
Agreements and terms and conditions
Providing advice on legal and regulatory issues
General legal enquiries and processes within the business
Building and maintaining client relationships
The Candidate

Solicitors and legal counsel with at least 5 years' PQE
Technically brilliant and commercially aware
Demonstrates a consistently strong academic record
Exceptional client care skills including the ability to evaluate client problems
Ability to work remotely is essential
Is practical, personable and highly organised
Has a flair for business development
IT proficient
The Firm
Our client is a forward-thinking and fast-growing firm in Central London, assisting companies, public sector organisations, charities and other entities helping them drive efficiencies and savings on their legal spend. They pride themselves in providing clients with sensible, high-quality legal services, proving to handle each case with exceptional customer service and efficiency. Due to their continuous growth, they are now looking to employ General Legal Counsel on a full-time, permanent basis.


Performance Related Bonus

Our Agency Requirements

What salary are you currently seeking?
How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
How long is your notice period?

General Legal Counsel

For further details of this General Legal Counsel vacancy, please contact Marcus on (phone number removed) quoting reference MS32510.

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Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. The salary range shown on the current advert may not have been an indication provided by the client and could be a guideline from our research team as a broad indication on salary scales in the market, dependent on experience.

By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position.

By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site.

In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address.

Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes.

To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration terms please go to our website.

As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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