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    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  

Legal Counsel – Commercial/Data Privacy

Last updated on 17/11/2021

Sector: Financial Services
Reference: 4816MD
Location: Thames Valley

Description


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Commercial/Data Privacy Legal Counsel to support this successful subsidiary of a leading bank. Flexible working will be considered. Working as part of a small legal team which sits within the larger international legal team.

 

Responsibilities

  • You will be the primary contact for marketing and operations and procurement ensuring they get the best legal advice, risk is managed and contracts fit for purpose, including supplier and procurement contracts
  • You will help provide professional support to the business and legal team regarding data protection
  • The position will involve advice on digital initiatives and intellectual property matters including trademarks
  • Ensuring the business is kept up to date on legal and regulatory development
  • You will be expected to assist with the management of any contentious matters that arise
  • Advice on consumer matters 

 

We are looking for:

  • Qualified solicitor with ideally at least 4 years PQE, however our client is open to developing more junior lawyer
  • Robust legal skills with experience of dealing with commercial contracts, contracts negotiations as well as dealing with data protection
  • Exposure to litigation experience (advantageous)
  • Personable and confident in working with a various range of stakeholders
  • Solid legal skill set gained at a well regarded law firm or in-house
  • Have experience working in a regulated in-house environment and ideally knowledge of consumer law
  • Confidence in delivering clear technical information to stakeholders

 

Package on Offer:

  • Attractive base salary
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Private health care
  • Discounts on products/services
  • Company car or car allowance
  • Hybrid working options
  • Strong work culture
  • Annual bonus up to 15%

 

Our client will consider flexible working including home working for candidates who are also prepared to travel.

 

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Jacqui Douglas

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