Commercial Lawyer

Recruiter
Location
Buckinghamshire, England / England, Bedfordshire / England, London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
25816
Contact
Sylvia Mueller
Sector/Practice Area
Company/Commercial
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, In-House
Contract/hours
Full time

My client, an international FMCG company is looking for a Commercial Lawyer to join their team for a long term contract.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Negotiating high-value complex agreements with affiliated and external clients on a global basis
  • Engage and support the legal and procurement teams
  • Assess risks associated with client matters and advise the business on ad-hoc queries
  • Working with legal and compliance teams on a global basis on cross-jurisdictional legal issues such as data protection
  • Supporting on compliance issues including Anti Bribery and Corruption
  • Supporting on marketing and advertising work
  • Dealing with queries relating to compliance

Candidates of interest will be:

  • Degree educated and qualified lawyer
  • Qualified lawyers coming from a private practice background, ideally with in-house experience
  • Depth of commercial experience, particularly working in-house for a company in a variety of sectors
  • Experience negotiating complex commercial agreements, especially cross-jurisdictional and high-value agreements
  • Ability to build strong relationships with members of the business
  • Experience working across international jurisdictions