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Douglas Scott have recently partnered with a multi-national business, based in Berkshire, on the expansion of their In-house Legal team. The role would suit a Commercial Solicitor or In-house Lawyer with more than 5 years PQE, ideally with some experience working in an In-house team, and the ability to comfortably negotiate and communicate with senior stakeholders. Salary is dependent on individual experience, although in the region of £65-80k.
This successful business has revenues approaching $8 billion and has more than 100,000 customers worldwide across a variety of markets. The In-house legal team provides support across all business units in the EMEA region, and work closely with other business units and Legal colleagues based in the USA. The team of 5 in the Berkshire office works very collaboratively and the successful candidate will report into their Senior Counsel, whilst also having responsibility for coaching more junior members of the team.
The role will involve; reviewing, negotiating and drafting a range of commercial contracts (sales agreements, NDAs, credit terms & conditions, distribution agreements, IT agreements, etc.), advising on real estate leases, advising the business on any litigation across the EMEA region, advising the business on data protection and compliance, providing training to colleagues across the business, working with and managing the budgets for external legal counsel, and assisting colleagues in the legal team in the USA.
Applications are invited from Solicitors, ideally with more than 5 years PQE that can demonstrate commercial acumen. It is preferred that candidates have some experience In-house, however the business are flexible on industry experience and background. Candidates must be comfortable working with senior colleagues across the organisation and will have strong negotiation and communication skills.
This is an excellent opportunity for a mid-level Commercial Lawyer to join the In-house legal team of this successful, global organisation. Please send your CV for immediate consideration.
Please contact Olivia Collicott, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
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Douglas Scott are the Legal Recruitment experts and the UK’s leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our Berkshire based legal jobs with confidence, we are a regulated employment agency and will discuss this role with you and seek your approval before submitting your application directly to the decision maker.
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