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Legal Counsel

Last updated on 1/17/2019

Sector: Technology
Reference: 4622MD
Location: South West
Posted: 06/11/2018

Description


Based near a beautiful city in the South West and commutable from Bristol and Thames Valley locations, our client has grown from a small UK company to a booming, highly successful technology business. It has operations spanning the globe and is a leading, well recognised brand.

 

About the Role:

The business prides itself in operating in more than 70 countries worldwide and having a global legal team. It is currently experiencing substantial growth and the business has extensive plans afoot to develop their success over the coming years. 

 

This is a fantastic opportunity offering the ideal candidate the prospect of joining a company that is only going to move upwards!

 

In this role, you will have wide encompassing responsibilities but an emphasis on commercial and technology law. You will engage with the wider Legal team and business to devise strategies on growing the business and provide ongoing advice on commercial, contractual and legal matters particularly across their IT and Procurement functions. You will draft and negotiate contracts with customers and suppliers, support tender processes, advise on best practice, manage contract disputes and deliver relevant legal training programmes.

 

Requirements:

  • Eligible to work in the UK.
  • UK qualified Solicitor with some commercial law experience.
  • Commercial contracts and IT related legal experience.
  • Capable of drafting and negotiating commercial contracts.
  • Proficient at working independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to interact with the business at all levels and to assist with key business decisions.

 

If you are interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Jacqui.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk, or call us on 015394 46666. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch.

 

To be considered for this role you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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