Salary: £70, 000.00 - £90, 000.00
Contract type: Permanent Date posted: 06/05/2022
A global technology company with offices throughout the UK and US is seeking a Legal Counsel to join their in-house legal team based in London. The role will involve providing support on a variety of matters including drafting, negotiating and advising on product and services agreements, technology solutions procurement via frameworks and public sector contracts. You will report to the Head of Legal.
- Engage in all commercial contracting for the business.
- Provide support to business leaders and provide practical, business-minded advice in the development of new technology service and solution offerings to customers.
- Coordinate closely with Legal Counsel and Senior Corporate Counsel and colleagues in Canada and the U.S. to negotiate global agreements with customers, partners and suppliers.
- Provide legal counsel on diverse regulatory and compliance matters, including those impacting sales to government entities.
- Keep up to date with legal and regulatory developments affecting the business and provide practical training, communication, and advice to management and co-workers regarding such developments.
- Proactively identify legal trends within the business and initiate practical solutions such as automating and using AI where possible.
- Qualified Solicitor 4-6 years PQE
- Commercial transactional legal experience required, ideally within a technology environment.
- Experience in drafting, negotiating and advising on TUPE clauses and risk positions would be advantageous
- Proven ability to work under pressure, manage multiple assignments and priorities and produce high-quality work in a timely manner
Please note: Due to the specific sectors we work in, only candidates with valid work experience in a Law Firm, Accountancy Firm, Management Consultancy, Property/Construction Firm, Financial Services Firm or a high profile relevant Association or Agency will be considered. We regret that our clients will not accept applications outside of these areas.
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