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Interim Senior Legal Counsel (Full or Part-Time) – Hybrid working

Last updated on 10/05/2022

Sector: Infrastructure and Natural Resources
Reference: 4851MD
Location: North West

Description


Household name Plc seeks to recruit either a commercial, construction or data protection lawyer to assist the commercial team of a large legal department.

 

Our client seeks an experienced lawyer to support their legal team across a variety of project and operational legal advice.

 

Responsibilities

 

The legal team currently support the business across a broad range of commercial and construction legal advice, some very complex. Your workload would therefore be scoped to your legal experience and could include any of the following:

  • General commercial contracting: T&Cs, consultancy, procurement, supply, software, telecoms hosting, IT outsourcing
  • Construction and engineering law and construction projects
  • Construction and Commercial disputes
  • Data protection and GDPR

 

 

We are looking for:

 

  • An experienced qualified solicitor or barrister (UK) with at least 3 years PQE*
  • Well regarded law firm or inhouse experience, preferably worked within a similar sector (infrastructure/construction/utilities/engineering environment)
  • Significant law experience in some of the above specialist areas
  • Self sufficient and able to hit the ground running
  • Strong interpersonal, commercial and team skills
  • Confident and able to work with senior management
  • Experience supporting, training and developing junior lawyers

 

Our client operates a hybrid model of working and is happy with home working and occasional office presence. They will consider PAYE on a FTC or employing through an umbrella company.

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this Interim 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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Jacqui Douglas

jacqui.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk

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