In-house Legal Counsel, Sheffield, 1 – 5 years PQE, 10+ PQE – Largest company in their sector with annual revenues in the region of €17 billion. Call us now on 0121 454 1004.
JOB TITLE: In-house Legal Counsel
PQE REQUIRED: 1 - 5
LOCATION: Sheffield (Commutable from: South Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire)
Due to a recent acquisition and the re-organisation of the Legal Department globally, our client is looking to hire a Legal Counsel to join an established regional legal team supporting the EMEA businesses. The Legal Counsel will assist with a wide range of legal and business issues, including commercial contracts, disputes, HR issues, marketing issues, government contract and compliance issues, as well as proactively working on legal and business projects and training to reduce risk to the businesses and improve delivery of in-house legal services.
Applications are invited from qualified solicitors with 1 – 5 years PQE. Ideal candidates will have experience in corporate, commercial and contract, and marketing law as well as contract drafting and negotiation experience. Excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate complicated subjects in easily understood language are a must as is the ability to work as a team member and to interact successfully with people at all levels within and outside of the organization, including in-house attorneys, business professionals and outside counsel.
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