West Midlands, England
£60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car allowance
about 2 months ago
UK Legal Counsel - 12 month FTC (maternity cover) with the UK subsidiary of an international market leading business.
Start - October (or before)
Salary up to £70,000 plus £6,600 car allowance and benefits
As Sole UK Legal Counsel you will report to the UK FD and overseas GC and take ownership of all legal and regulatory matters for the UK business (c.£150m turnover).
Working closely with the UK MD and UK FD you will support key stakeholders across the business on a range of legal issues including
- Commercial Contracts
- Dispute management
- IP and Licensing
- Banking and finance agreements
You will have 3+ years experience gained in practice or in-house with experience of drafting and negotiating commercial contracts autonomously, additional experience of banking and finance agreements or asset finance would be useful.
You will be a keen relationship builder, able to drive processes and influence others and manage external counsel as required.
The role is due to start October (or possibly earlier) and is a 12 month contract.
HO is West Midlands, however there is real flexibility in terms of location so you will only need to come to the office for key meetings if needed.