Senior Legal Counsel

England, London
£65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
08 Oct 2015
09 Nov 2015
Job Title
In House Counsel
Contract Type
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.