Commercial Lawyer

Recruiter
Location
Berkshire, England / London, England, North London / England, London, West London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Ref
24764
Contact
Sylvia Mueller
Sector/Practice Area
Company/Commercial
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, In-House
Contract/hours
Contract

My client, a FTSE 100 corporate is looking for a commercial lawyer for a maternity cover contract. 2 - 5 PQE is the suggested level, but this is not a requirement. This role will report to the Head of Legal and will cover the UK.

Duties will Include:

  • Drafting and negotiating customer contracts, supplier contracts, finance leases, software licences, NDA's, letters of indemnity
  • Handling compliance issues including competition and anti bribery matters
  • Handling UK commercial property issues
  • Handling ad-hoc litigation matters as they arise
  • Advising the business on various legal queries as they arise

Candidates of interest will be:

  • Qualified lawyers - in-house trained solicitors welcome
  • NZ or Australian qualified candidates welcome
  • Lawyers with previous experience in the FMCG or retail sectors
  • Experienced contractors, or those in permanent roles interested to move into a contracting career
  • Good general commercial contracts drafting and negotiating experience