LEGAL COUNSEL: COMMERCIAL – GLOBAL LAW FIRM
REF: AH 2176
Our client is one of the world’s leading international law firms with a footprint stretching throughout Europe, North America, Middle East and Asia. The firm is highly entrepreneurial and a pioneer of adopting innovation and delivery of alternative legal services.
The firm’s complex operations are supported by a busy dedicated inhouse legal function. They are seeking to grow the team by appointing a mid-level Commercial lawyer to act as Legal Counsel. The role will report to a Senior Legal Counsel and the GC and work closely alongside the firm’s executive board, finance, tax and procurement teams.
The work will be highly varied and regularly involve multiple jurisdictions. You will be responsible for negotiating and drafting a broad range of commercial contracts, delivering efficient procurement processes, joint ventures, finance and loan agreements, contract reviews/renewals, identifying and mitigating risk, and a range of ad hoc commercial and corporate matters.
You will be an experienced and versatile Commercial lawyer with a proactive ‘can do’ attitude. A selfstarter, you will bring a commercial and solutionsbased approach, excellent communications skills and strive to bring new ideas and improvements to the inhouse legal function.
You will be joining a friendly team within a dynamic and innovative international organisation. The role offers a varied and exciting diet of work, competitive salary and career development platform.
Please apply with your CV in complete confidence to Alec Harvey or contact Alec for a discreet conversation about this opportunity.
Job Reference: AH 2176
Salary per: Annum
Job Start Date: ASAP
Vacancy type: In House