In-House Senior Legal Counsel • Global IT Company • Madrid

Recruiter
Found Legal
Location
Madrid
Salary
Attractive remuneration + work-life balance
Posted
11 Jun 2019
Closes
23 Jun 2019
Ref
201915
Contract/hours
Permanent

In-House Senior Legal Counsel
Global IT / Technology Company

Our client is a global technology company, No1 leader in their sector with a busy 80-strong global legal team. The legal department is looking for an experienced Commercial Lawyer to be based in Madrid, Spain.

The position starts as a temporary role from mid July to beginning of December 2019, and the permanent contract is to be offered between September and December 2019.

Career in Tech

The demand for lawyers with IT sector experience increased by 40% in 2018 alone. This is an excellent chance to move into a vibrant tech legal role and work alongside world-class IT lawyers many of whom come from top law firms including Magic Circle.

Work and live in Spain

Madrid is a city full of life, art, culture and sunny weather with a fantastic community of expats. This is a rare risk-free opportunity to relocate to Madrid - or just live there for a few months if you prefer to keep the role temporary.

Requirements

Our client is looking for 6-15 years of transactional experience in any sector either at a multinational organisation or in private practice. If you have experience with license agreements or any tech contracts this would be of benefit. You will be proactive, dynamic and used to working across different jurisdictions and able to start mid to end of July 2019.

Responsibilities

The role handles transactional work across EMEA: corporate, commercial, partnership agreements. Day to day legal support to the commercial organisation: negotiation and drafting of commercial and procurement agreements with regional customers or providers; Corporate legal support and privacy; Legal support to central legal activities: compliance training when needed, coordination with the HQ for templates updates, gathering or information and any other activity or project.

The position starts as a temporary role from mid July to beginning of December 2019, and the permanent contract is to be offered between September and December 2019.

Next Steps

Interested? Please apply below or at info [at] found.legal

We work in close partnership with the client and will be able to advise whether the company and role would be the best fit to your career aspirations. You will receive full support and briefing during the interview process with immediate feedback after calls and meetings.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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