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New Products and Regulatory Legal Counsel – Blue-Chip Business

Last updated on 11/06/2019

Sector: Technology
Reference: 4685MD
Location: South West
Posted: 11/06/2019

Description


Our client is a globally recognised organisation who are experiencing substantial growth. They operate in several technical product markets and have become a popular household name. As a result of this company growth the legal team is also expanding and seeking to recruit a Legal Counsel to advise on new product development and the regulation.

 

The role

In this Legal Counsel position you will support the business globally on:

  • Pre-launch product issues for Commercial, Marketing, Sales, Research, Design and Development including test plans, with an emphasis on regulatory and advertising issues.
  • Drafting and negotiation of relevant contracts.
  • Advise on pre-launch claims and global advertising disputes, including assessing scientific evidence.
  • Advise on wider consumer issues.  
  • Provide advertising and regulatory training to various departments across the business.
  • Working closely with the Global Head of Regulatory on cutting edge projects.
  • Support the Global Quality and Reliability Director on compliance matters.

 

Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years* post qualification experience in a commercial regulatory role.
  • Experience or interest in the technology, design or engineering industries.
  • Contract negotiation and drafting skills a benefit.
  • Experience in handling advertising, marketing and other claims preferred.
  • Proficient at working independently in a fast-paced and exciting environment.
  • Ability to interact with the business at all levels and to assist with key business decisions.
  • An appetite to learn new skills.

 

*All applicants will be assessed on merit

 

If you are interested in this Legal Counsel position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, to jacqui.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk . 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 on 01539 446666.

 

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