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Senior Legal Counsel

Last updated on 28/11/2019

Sector: Engineering
Reference: 4712MD
Location: East Anglia
Posted: 19/11/2019

Description


The Role:

 

Great opportunity to take a key role in a growing in-house legal team. Possible career prospects for progression to GC within 3-5 years.

 

Our client is a well-known engineering business going through significant product and global market expansion.

 

The legal team are key in supporting that growth and development and this role will take a leading role in strengthening the business on a range of legal and compliance matters. You will:

 

  • Review, draft and negotiate key cross-border agreements with customers, suppliers, authorities and other stakeholders
  • Advise on corporate governance, employment, IP and dispute management
  • Close collaboration with the management team structuring legal and compliance programmes across multi-jurisdictions
  • Develop corporate policies and training programmes

 

Key Requirements:

 

  • UK Qualified solicitor or barrister with minimum of 6 years* PQE
  • Trained with a highly regarded law firm or in-house
  • Strong experience in drafting/negotiating cross-border contracts
  • Ideally experience working within the engineering sector (or with clients in that sector)
  • A self-starter, with the gravitas to work with senior management

 

What’s on Offer:  

  • Salary Range £70,000 – 85,000   
  • Bonus Scheme to 15%
  • Car
  • Generous Pensions
  • Private Healthcare

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this Senior Legal Counselposition, 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.

 

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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