Senior Legal Counsel

Location
England, London
Salary
£65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted
08 Oct 2015
Closes
09 Nov 2015
Ref
BBBH26681
Job Title
In House Counsel
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Legal Counsel

Leading international player within the leisure sector seeks to recruit a Senior Legal Counsel into its commercial team based in London. A fantastic opportunity to join an iconic brand, recently voted one of the top 15 most attractive employers to work for in the UK.

There will be a broad range of commercial work on offer including:

  • Drafting and reviewing business and supply agreements
  • Reviewing consumer facing materials and documentation
  • Data protection, promotions and marketing
  • Information Technology contracts
  • Travel agent agreements

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be a qualified solicitor or barrister with approximately 4-6 years PQE (given as a guide only)
  • Have a strong knowledge of and exposure to commercial law
  • Prior knowledge of legal issues in the leisure and/or travel sectors would be advantageous but is not a pre-requisite
  • First-class communication and negotiation skills
  • Prior in-house legal experience
  • Be able to influence stakeholders at all levels within the business

This represents a fantastic career challenge for an existing in-house lawyer to move into a more rewarding and all-round general commercial role.