Legal and Compliance Counsel Europe

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25 Jun 2019
23 Jul 2019
Pasquale Agatiello
SUMMARY: Legal and Compliance Counsel Europe, Hampshire, 5+ PQE - Highly acquisitive, multi-billion technology business seeks Legal and Compliance Counsel to take responsibility for providing legal support to their rapidly growing European operations. Call us now on 020 3011 5173

JOB TITLE: Legal and Compliance Counsel Europe
LOCATION: Hampshire
SALARY: £ on application

Our client has undergone significant growth over the last few years both through organic expansion and acquisition. The Legal Compliance and Regulatory function is heavily involved in supporting the integration of new businesses and expansion into new geographical territories. This newly created role responds to growing demand for in-depth legal and compliance support for the growing footprint of European businesses. The role holder will work closely with the Group Head of Legal and Compliance based in the UK and the Head of Legal and Compliance for Europe based in Paris. The work will span the full spectrum of commercial and operational legal and compliance support for the growing footprint of European businesses.

The role operates cross-functionally, partnering with all divisional and operating business units and functions, including Sales, Commercial, Purchasing, Finance, HR, Purchasing, IT and Operations. It demands the continued development and refinement of appropriate governance structures, processes, procedures, tools (including checklists, templates, communication tools) to support the businesses to enable them to evolve and reach their growth objectives and targets within a robust control environment. The European Legal and Compliance Counsel will partner with the management teams and key stakeholders in the European businesses and will be expected over time to build relationships and become the go to Legal and Compliance partner.

The role holder will be expected to travel and visit the European businesses (1-2 times per month) to key locations in Sweden, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Austrian, Switzerland, Italy and Spain, as well occasionally to Dublin, Ireland.

Applications are invited from qualified solicitor with minimum 5 years PQE gained in private practice and in-house experience. Experience of developing and implementing compliance and regulatory risk management programmes and pan-european cross-border/international commercial and legal experience are pre-requisites for this role

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Pasquale Agatiello at eNL on 020 3011 5173 or email or contact us via LinkedIn

eNL is handling a number of in-house vacancies throughout London and the South East. If you are a Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Solicitor's that may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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