Legal Adviser

Recruiter
eNL London & South East
Location
Chippenham
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Legal Adviser, Chippenham, NQ - 2 PQE - An excellent opportunity for a junior lawyer to move in-house. Call us now on 0121 454 1004.

JOB TITLE: Legal Adviser

PQE REQUIRED: NQ - 2 years

LOCATION: Chippenham (Commutable from: Wiltshire, Berkshire, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset)

SALARY: £-0n application

THE ROLE:

This role will report directly to the Legal Director and offers excellent exposure to senior stakeholders. Duties and responsibilities will include

  • Drafting and maintaining legal precedents
  • Supporting and advising Procurement on their standard agreements
  • Drafting and negotiating a broad range of commercial contracts and agreements including:
    • NDA/confidentiality agreements;
    • LOIs and outsourcing agreements;
    • Variation and novation agreements;
    • General logistics agreements; and
    • IT agreements (as customer and supplier)
  • Identifying and mitigating legal risks whilst ensuring a pragmatic approach
  • Providing the business with ad hoc legal advice as and when needed
  • Identifying and mitigating legal risk and keeping abreast of regulatory and market developments that will impact the business
  • Reviewing and drafting policies and procedures, e.g. concerning data protection, social media and anti-bribery
  • Experience in managing databases or internal registers, e.g. risk, litigation and data registers

THE CANDIDATE:

  • NQ - 2PQE
  • Proficiency in working in a fast-paced and complex business environment
  • Ability to work alongside a small but busy team and prioritise work to ensure timescales are met
  • Commercially-focused and aware of the balance between business needs and risk
  • Well-developed communication skills with the ability to build relationships and influence individuals at all levels of the organisation

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact Pasquale Agatiello at eNL on 0121 454 1004 or email Pasquale.agatiello@enllegal.co.uk now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

If you would like to review any other vacancies we are currently handling, then please visit our web site https://enllegal.co.uk/

eNL is handling a number of in-house vacancies throughout the UK. If you are a Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Solicitor's who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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