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

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Legal Counsel – 2+ PQE, IT/Technology

Last updated on 04/08/2022

Sector: IT/Services
Reference: 4864MD
Location: Remote

Description


Global technology business at the forefront of their sector seeks a commercial lawyer to oversee the provision of advice across the group. This presents an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual to work closely on cutting edge world-class software and services.

 

The Role:

 

Working alongside the Group Counsel providing legal support and day-to-day advice across a diverse range of commercial, corporate, legal compliance, data protection projects.

 

  • Providing advice regarding all legal and compliance matters across the business
  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a wide variety of commercial contracts
  • Providing support to the business in connection with data protection/privacy matters
  • Assisting with real estate matters across the business

 

 

Key Requirements:

 

  • UK Qualified solicitor or barrister with a minimum of two years* post qualification experience
  • Strong drafting and negotiation skills, and ability to analyse complex agreements
  • Experience in drafting, negotiating and advising clients on a wide range of commercial contracts
  • Previous experience of working in-house (ideally) for a business with a global presence
  • A sound knowledge of data protection law.

 

What’s on Offer:  

 

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working – business will consider any request for flexible working
  • Virtual working
  • Annual salary life assurance
  • Health plan

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this Lead Legal Counsel position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, to william.barton@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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William Barton

william.barton@mckenziedouglas.co.uk

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T: +44 (0)1539 446666