In-house Legal Counsel
Based in Hertfordshire, my client is a leading global technology company. They seek an additional lawyer to join their established in-house legal team to draft, review and negotiate a range of high profile commercial contracts.
Reporting to the Head of Legal, you will undertake a broad ranging commercial role including advising Business Stakeholders on legal matters relevant to their business to ensure that legal, governance and related issues are properly understood and factored into decision making. You will also provide legal advice on large business transactions, including the analysis of contract clauses, documents and major customer forms; advising on and drafting responses to proposed business terms; drafting new agreements, amendments and other documentation.
As well as managing risk you will participate in business decisions on strategy and commercial policy.
The successful candidate will be a qualified solicitor with proven communication skills and be able to listen effectively in a team or commercial environment. The candidate will also demonstrate a strong understanding of commercial issues as a well as an ability to manage and deliver against competing priorities. The candidate should also be interested in building upon their current capabilities and technical skills in commercial and demonstrate an appetite to gain experience in other technical areas such as property, employment or regulation.
For additional information, please contact David Cartwright at Chadwick Nott.
Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.